Are you ready to discover your college program?
MethodologyView ranking methodology here.
|Andrews University Berrien Springs, MI|
|Auburn University Auburn, AL|
|Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA|
|Boston University Boston, MA|
|Columbia University New York City, NY|
|James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA|
|Lehigh University Bethlehem, PA|
|Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL|
|Marquette University Milwaukee, WI|
|New York University New York City, NY|
Featured Online Programs
Figuring out where to apply? These top, accredited schools offer a variety of online degrees. Consider one of these accredited programs, and discover their value today.
Applying to a Doctoral Program in Counseling PsychologyAdmissions requirements for counseling psychology programs vary among colleges, but most applicants arrive at counseling doctoral programs after earning a master's in psychology or counseling from an accredited college. Certain programs may offer admissions to candidates who only hold a bachelor's degree. Admissions offices usually require a 3.0 undergraduate GPA and 3.5 graduate GPA. Applicants also commonly must submit their GRE scores. When candidates apply, they usually include supplemental materials, such as a resume, personal statement, two letters of recommendation, and official transcripts. Students come to Ph.D. counseling psychology programs with different levels of work and volunteer experience. Some have licenses and certificates before they enroll, but schools rarely require it.
Frequently Asked Questions About Doctoral Programs in Counseling Psychology
Where do counseling psychologists work?
What is accreditation and why is it important?
How much do you make with a doctoral degree in counseling psychology?
What can I do with a doctoral degree in counseling psychology?
Helping you prepare and gain the most out of your educational experience.
Are you ready to do impactful work in your community?
Choose what you’d like to specialize in, and discover which schools offer a counseling degree that can help you make a difference.