PsyD in Counseling Psychology
The Counseling Psychology Program requires students admitted with a master’s degree to complete 117 hours, including three hours for internship and nine hours for dissertation. Up to 39 of the 117 semester hours may be transferred from their master’s program or other graduate work. Typically, students with a master’s degree in psychology are able to transfer 18-27 semester hours of courses. Students may choose elective concentrations in Psychological Services for Spanish Speaking Populations, Behavioral Health, or Child, Adolescent and Family Therapy.
Our Lady of the Lake University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Our Lady of the Lake University that fall under one of these areas: (1) to learn about the accreditation status of the institution, (2) to file a third-party comment at the time of the institution’s decennial review, or (3) to file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement.