Doctoral student resources

Please review the Combined Counseling/School Psychology PhD Program's Doctoral Student Handbook.  In addition to the handbook and the following materials, please review the section of the academic catalog pertaining to regulations and requirements for graduate degree and certification programs offered.

Getting started resources

Get started with the following information:

  • checklist for EPS doctoral students
  • program adviser and Doctoral Program Committee
  • program of studies
  • Graduate College transfer of credit policies
  • grade point average policies
  • general policies and procedures
  • continuing student evaluation process

Coursework resources

The coursework resources section contains information on:

  • EPS academic appeals/grievance process
  • registration and continuous enrollment
  • independent study/dissertation hours
  • time limit
  • residency requirement

Exams, candidacy, and dissertation resources

This section contains information on:

  • intent to complete preliminary/comprehensive examinations form
  • doctoral preliminary examination policies and procedures
  • doctoral comprehensive examination policies and procedures
  • admissions to candidacy
  • dissertation guidelines

Practicum and internship guidelines

This section contains information on:

  • Combined Counseling/School Psychology Practicum Handbook
  • PhD Counseling Psychology practicum guidelines
  • PhD School Psychology practicum guidelines
  • doctoral internship guidelines


Find information about graduation.