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Counseling (Ph.D.)

Degree Level: Graduate
College: Education
Major : Counseling
Department: Counseling & Human Services
Degree Earned: Doctor of Philosophy


Application Dates

Fall Spring Summer Financial Assistantship
Deadlines January 10
International January 10


Tests GRE
Recommendation Optional with a maximum of three. If sending letters, if possible, include one from a former instructor in your master's program, and one from your internship or job supervisor (letters from others are acceptable).
Essay Write and submit an original double-spaced 3 to 5 page essay that will be reviewed for content and will be used to judge your written communication skills. Your essay should include a self-evaluation regarding the criteria listed above that are used to review applicants, a summary of your educational and work experiences, your reasons for wanting to earn a Ph.D. in counseling, areas that interest you that might lead to a possible dissertation topic, and the reasons you are interested in this particular Ph.D. program in counseling at Old Dominion University.
Transcripts From all prior institutions
Additional Instructions Please see instructions for submitting application materials at the counseling graduate program website.