Department of Counseling Psychology and Special Education David O. McKay School of Education Brigham Young University

Department of Counseling Psychology and Special Education David O. McKay School of Education Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
82
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
35%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Counseling Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Special Education Master of Science (MS)
    • School Psychology Specialist in Education (Ed S)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 11
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees

Admissions

35% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 64
    • Accepted 23
    • Acceptance Rate 35
    • Enrolled 23
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test or MAT, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students82
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students82
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native3%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty23
    • Full-time Percentage61%
    • Part-time Percentage39%
    • Female Percentage35%
    • Male Percentage65%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPositive behavioral support in schools, spirituality in psychotherapy, multicultural psychology, gender issues in education, crisis management in schools
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Counseling Psychology and Special Education

David O. McKay School of Education
Brigham Young University

Provo, UT 84602-1001
United States

Dr. Timothy Smith

Professor and Development Chair

Phone: 801-422-3857
Fax: 801-422-0198

Diane Hancock

Department Secretary

Phone: 801-422-3859
Fax: 801-422-0198
Email: diane_hancock@byu.edu


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