University of Georgia

Department of Counseling & Human Development Services - Counseling Psychology (PhD)

Fully accredited by the American Psychological Association since 1986, the College of Education at the University of Georgia offers a Counseling Psychology doctoral program that facilitates personal and interpersonal functioning across the life span with a focus on emotional, social, vocational, education, health-related, developmental, and organization concerns, integrating theory, research, and practice.

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The application deadline is December 1st, with classes beginning the following fall semester.


Counseling & Human Development Services (email: [email protected])
402 Aderhold
The University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-1812

EPPP Pass Rates from 2007-2012

University of Georgia has ranked #47 out of the 62 programs that were analyzed. The rankings are based on performance of graduates on the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology (EPPP) which is administered by the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB). The EPPP is broken into eight content areas or "Rubics" which are listed below, get more information by visiting our data and ranking methodology page.

Overall EPPP Passrate: 66.04%

Content AreaPercent Correct

Biological Bases of Behavior

Percent of Exam: 12%

Cognitive-Affective Bases of Behavior

Percent of Exam: 13%

Social and Multicultural Bases of Behavior

Percent of Exam: 12%

Growth and Lifespan Development

Percent of Exam: 12%

Assessment and Diagnosis

Percent of Exam: 14%

Treatment, Intervention, Prevention, and Supervision

Percent of Exam: 14%

Research Methods and Statistics

Percent of Exam: 8%

Ethical, Legal, Professional Issues

Percent of Exam: 15%