Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling

Doctoral Program offered in the College of Education

The Counseling Program offers a doctoral degree in Counseling. The PhD program in counseling is designed to stimulate student inquiry and to develop advanced knowledge and counseling skills. Graduates are prepared to function as counselor educators, counselor supervisors, advanced counseling practitioners, directors of guidance and counseling programs in schools, researchers, and administrators. Our PhD program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.

Doctoral Specialty Areas

  • Adolescent/Adult Counseling
  • Career/Vocational Development
  • College Counseling
  • Couple and Family Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Play Therapy
  • School Counseling


pdf file Doctoral Admissions Info Sheet


  • Peggy Ceballos
  • Cynthia Kay Chandler
  • Kimberly King
  • Matthew Lemberger-Truelove