The doctoral coordinator, after consulting with the department screening committee, will submit a recommendation regarding applicants to the School of Graduate Studies and Research. The following criteria will be reviewed:
Students seeking admission to the program must meet the following criteria:
1A. Have earned a 48- or 60-credit-hour master’s degree in counseling from a CACREP-accredited institution.
1B. Have earned a 48- or 60-credit-hour master’s degree in counseling not from a CACREP-accredited program.
Students whose master’s degree is not from a CACREP-accredited program, but hold a 48- or 60-credit counseling degree, must complete the additional coursework necessary to meet CACREP 2016. A transcript audit will be completed to identify any additional coursework. No applicant will be admitted who needs more than 12 credit hours including practicum.
2. Have a minimum graduate grade point average of 3.5.