The Counseling Psychology program is committed to training students in both the science and practice of counseling psychology and has been accredited by the American Psychological Association since 1980.

Counseling Psychology at the College of Education has a long history of faculty and student achievement: faculty members are committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service, and they are among the national leaders in the field. Students in the program have gone on to a variety of positions nationwide and are contributing to many areas of the field. The Counseling Psychology Doctoral Program at the University of Iowa has been accredited by the American Psychological Association since 1980 

Ph.D. Counseling Psychology

The goal of the Counseling Psychology doctoral program is to prepare counseling psychologists who will promote psychology as a science and contribute to the advancement of the profession. The program requires a minimum of 103 semester hours that includes 12 dissertation semester hours to complete. The faculty endorses a scientist/practitioner model of training and expects students to become competent researchers and proficient practitioners.

Application Deadline: December 1 for Fall semester

admissions requirements, application instructions, and program requirements

Accreditation

The Counseling Psychology Doctoral Program at the University of Iowa has been accredited by the American Psychological Association since 1980.

Questions related to the program’s accredited status should be directed to the Commission on Accreditation:

Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation
American Psychological Association
750 1st Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 336-5979
E-mail: apaaccred@apa.org
Web: www.apa.org/ed/accreditation

Contact

Program Coordinator