Develop the clinical and research skills you need for a fulfilling career as a counseling psychologist.
Grounded in the scientist-practitioner training model with a multicultural and social justice emphasis, the Ph.D. program in Counseling Psychology at UND gives students a foundation for making a lifelong difference in their communities. Our students prepare to pursue careers as practitioners, faculty members, consultants, researchers and agents 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?
Counseling Psychology at UND
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 wide range of sites, including university counseling centers, integrated behavioral healthcare centers, the Veterans Administration and community mental health agencies.
No GRE required.
Careers as a Licensed Psychologist
Counseling Psychology Graduate Courses
Accreditation by APA
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