Admission

Now accepting applications 
for our Fall 2017 class start.

Now accepting applications
for our Fall 2017 class start.

Admission Requirements

Students come to Adler with a wide range of personal, professional, and cultural backgrounds and experiences. We admit individuals who can demonstrate a commitment to social justice as well as academic excellence.

Applicants to our Doctor of Philosophy in Counselor Education and Supervision program must meet University Admissions requirements in addition to criteria specific to the Ph.D. program. These include:

  • A master’s degree in counseling or a related field from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or a comparable degree from an international institution.
  • An academic record that demonstrates ability to fulfill the academic demands of our program. Successful applicants typically have a grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale for graduate-level coursework.
  • Successful completion of master’s level counseling coursework, and clinical training, practicum and/or internship as part of a master’s program.
  • Approved applicants will be invited to interview as the final step in the admissions process.