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Psychology - Counseling and Supervision - Ph.D.

Application Deadline

The application will open October 15. January 15 is the deadline to be guaranteed consideration.

Program Begins


Degree(s) Offered

Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling and Supervision (Ph.D.)

International Applicants

International Graduate Information


Required Electronically

  • Application
  • Application fee

Transcripts of all previous academic work at the undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) level. 
Applicants must upload unofficial copies of their transcripts and if admitted, all transcripts will be verified by the Graduate School. Applicants who previously attended James Madison University still need to upload an unofficial transcript, but do not need to provide official transcripts for verification.

Required by Program

  • Completion of an advanced degree (M.A., M.S., or Ed.S.) from an entry-level graduate counseling program
  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Writing sample
  • Personal interview
  • Three letters of recommendation

Students who are selected for an interview will be invited to campus in late February or early March.

All of the above listed requirements can/should be uploaded within the online application, and test scores, if required, should be sent electronically to the Graduate School from the Educational Testing Service.