Counseling Psychology

Earn your MA or PhD in Counseling Psychology at TWU

Our master's and doctoral programs in counseling psychology offer outstanding, uniquely feminist and multicultural training in psychological science. As a master's or doctoral student, you will experience personalized attention and an intensive clinical emphasis. Our doctoral program is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA) and prepares graduates to become licensed psychologists. For those who choose to pursue careers after graduating from our program, the employment rate is 100%.

Counseling psychology is regarded as the most broad-based specialty within applied psychology, allowing our alumni to secure employment in settings ranging from private practice to university counseling centers, community agencies, in- and outpatient hospitals, veterans’ affairs, addiction centers, corrections facilities and as college/university faculty. The U.S. Department of Labor has designated Counseling Psychology as a “Bright Outlook” career, with employment growth projection of 20% or higher both nationally and in Texas over the next ten years.

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