Educational Psychology: Counseling Psychology, PhD

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 117 Hours (Beyond the Master's Degre)

General Psychology Core Courses
Select 30 approved credit hours.30
Hours Subtotal30
Counseling Psychology Core Courses
Select 60 approved credit hours.60
Hours Subtotal60
Research Core
Select 18 approved credit hours.18
Hours Subtotal18
Electives
Select 9 approved credit hours.9
Hours Subtotal9
Total Hours117

Total Hours: 129 Hours (Beyond the Bachelor's Degree)

General Psychology Core Courses
Select 33 approved credit hours.33
Hours Subtotal33
Counseling Psychology Core Courses
Select 69 approved credit hours.69
Hours Subtotal69
Research Core
Select 18 approved credit hours.18
Hours Subtotal18
Electives
Select 9 approved credit hours.9
Hours Subtotal9
Total Hours129

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Doctor of Philosophy (PhD.) Requirements

  • 90 credits beyond the Bachelor's degree, 60 credits beyond the Master's degree are required
  • At least seventy-five percent of coursework on the Plan of Study must include 5000 and 6000 level courses
  • A minimum of 15 hours at the 6000 level with a grade of SR for the doctoral dissertation must be complete.  The maximum number of dissertation hours (6000 with a grade of SR) permissible on a Plan of Study must not exceed three-fourths of the total credit hours in the approved graduate degree program
  • Credit for all courses on a graduate Plan of Study must have been awarded within 10 years of completion of all degree requirements
  • A minimum of 30 in-residence credit hours are required
  • Non-Course requirements:
    • Doctoral Candidacy
    • Dissertation Defense
    • Dissertation Submission/Approval