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General Counselor Education and Supervision Doctor of Philosophy in Counselor Education and Supervision

Harold Abel School of Social and Behavioral Science

Admission Requirements

Applicants must provide the following information for admission to Capella programs and specializations.

  • Master's degree from an institution accredited by a U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting agency or an internationally recognized institution.
  • Completion of a CACREP-accredited or CACREP curriculum equivalent master's degree program.
  • The submission of official transcripts from all previous educational institutions, including any graduate or professional school coursework.
  • Your official master's transcripts, minimum grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • A $50 non-refundable application fee. Fee is required to initiate an application for admission and must be paid as part of the application process. The fee covers the cost of transcript requests, transcript evaluation and other administrative costs.
  • GRE and GMAT are not required for admission.
Admission Requirements
Admission Requirements

International Student Requirements

You are considered an international applicant if you completed your highest degree outside of the U.S., regardless of where you currently live. International applications include all U.S. citizens and non-U.S. citizens who have completed their most recent academic coursework, degree, or credential at an institution outside the U.S.

In addition to the above admission requirements, you will need to submit these materials:

  • Minimum scores and acceptable tests for proof of English proficiency
  • Foreign transcript evaluation

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