Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling & Psychological Studies / Human Services Counseling
Regent University

Program Details

Imagine influencing policies and practices that impact the people and organizations in your community. Regent's Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling & Psychological Studies – Human Services Counseling prepares you for a career in the areas of mental health counseling, research, education and psychological science. You'll expand your clinical competencies through the planning and presentation of your dissertation. If you're a scholar seeking to impact the culture beyond the Ph.D. counseling arena and don't need professional accreditation, consider this degree.

Requirements

  • Hold a regionally accredited 30 hour master's degree in a mental health field, such as counseling, psychology, social work or pastoral ministry
  • A minimum of a 3.5 GPA in your graduate level coursework
  • Have at least one year of experience in a mental health field (highly desirable)
  • International Applicants who have studied at institutions outside of the United States, will need to submit a course by course evaluation showing the completion of a regionally accredited graduate degree
  • Resume or CV
  • Transcripts
  • Online interview

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

This program is only available to residents of: CO, CT, FL, GA, IL, KS, KY, MA, MD, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NM, PA, and VA.