Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology
Develop the clinical and research skills you need for a fulfilling career as a counseling psychologist.
This program is grounded in the scientist-practitioner training model with a multicultural and social justice emphasis. Be prepared for a career as a practitioner, faculty member, consultant, researcher, or agent of change. No GRE is required.
- Program type:
- Doctoral Degree
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 4-6 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a Ph.D. in counseling psychology?
UND's Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology
Work closely with nationally recognized faculty mentors and engage in high-impact research.
Engage in professional development and leadership through professional organizations including the Society of Counseling Psychology and the American Psychological Association.
Complete assistantships in the areas of research, teaching and supervision.
Receive funding opportunities, including tuition waivers and graduate assistantships, where available.
Complete practicum training at a range of sites, including university counseling centers, integrated behavioral healthcare centers, the Veterans Administration and community mental health agencies.
Land an immersive internship with UND's Accelerate to Industry (A2i) partners.
What can you do with a Ph.D. in counseling psychology?
Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology Courses
APA Accredited Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology
The Counseling Psychology Ph.D. program is accredited by the American Psychological Association. Our last accreditation review was completed in July 2021, and we earned ten years of accredited status.
For information regarding accreditation status, contact:
American Psychological Association Commission on Accreditation
Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 First St NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242
Counseling Psychology Ph.D. at Work
Advocate for the underserved.
Dr. Lauren Chapple-Love is a licensed psychologist in Las Vegas. She works to reach underserved communities like LGBTQIA+, BIPOC.