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.
- 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 Counseling Psychology Program
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.
No GRE required.
What can I do with a Ph.D. in counseling psychology?
Counseling Psychology Ph.D. Courses
APA Accredited Counseling Psychology Program
The Counseling Psychology Ph.D. program is accredited by the American Psychological Association. Our last accreditation review was completed in December 2012, and we earned seven 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