Ph.D. On Campus

Counseling and School Psychology

University at Buffalo

60 months
11550 USD/year
11550 USD/year
5655 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The combined Counseling and School Psychology PhD program offered at The University at Buffalo, is accredited by the APA, and adheres to the scientist-practitioner model of training.


The Counseling and School Psychology program from University at Buffalo,is designed to prepare psychologists who can evaluate, provide and enhance human services through scientific inquiry and practice.


The combined program model provides students with an opportunity to receive specialized training in either school psychology with a focus on child and adolescent client populations or counseling psychology with an emphasis on older adolescent, and adult populations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical Methods
  • Research Methods 
  • Principles of Counseling
  • Practice
  • Measurement
  • Foundations of Counseling
  • Theories
  • Perspectives in Counseling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements vary by program, but here we provide some general graduate admission requirements. Once you've read these general requirements, please contact your desired department for specific advice and details on submitting your application and documents.

To be eligible for graduate study at UB, we expect:

  • A B-grade or higher
  • Appropriate standardized test scores (DAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, PCAT, etc.). Not all programs require test scores. See the official academic test scores section below for more information.
  • Letters of recommendation.
  • An internship or relevant work experience (for some programs).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    11550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per year during 60 months.
  • In-State

    5655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5655 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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