• Higher Education Educator
  • Mental Health Supervisor
  • Department Administrator
  • Researcher
  • School Guidance Counselor Director
  • Private Practice
  • Business Owner

For individuals who

Are interested in research, theory, and training the next generation of counseling professionals.

Looking for

A doctorate degree focusing on leadership, teaching, clinical supervision, counseling and hands-on research opportunities.

To become

  • Social Service Counselor
  • Youth Counselor Supervisor
  • Middle School Counselor
  • Substance Abuse Counselor

Program Description

The Counselor Education Program offers graduate study leading to a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Counselor Education and Supervision. The doctoral program in Counselor Education and Supervision is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), which ensures the highest educational standards are met. Graduates of our programs are trained to be leaders in teaching, clinical supervision, counseling practice, research, and advocacy. The culture of the doctoral program is highly relational and individualized to meet diverse students' needs. Faculty members admit a small number of students each year, so that we may build strong relationships with students and support their educational aspirations. The counselor education faculty members have a wide variety of theoretical orientations and areas of expertise.