With a Ph.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision, you’ll be qualified to work as a counselor educator in colleges and universities or as a leader in clinical mental health counseling, addictions counseling, or school counseling. Through coursework that emphasizes a culturally relevant perspective and social justice-component along with a multicultural pedagogy of leadership in your field, you’ll gain expertise that empowers you to lead future generations of counselors.
Requirements to earn the Ph.D. include a minimum of 54 credits beyond the master’s degree, a clinical practicum, a specialty practicum, an internship, a candidacy examination, and a dissertation.
Waynesburg University’s Counseling Program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs (CACREP).
Coursework & Requirements
View the Academic Catalog to further explore the curriculum.
Program Quick Facts
|Upcoming start date||August 26, 2024|
|2024 COHORT INTERVIEWS||
Virtual interviews for the 2024 cohort will be held on the following days:
|Estimated program length||3-5 years|
|Course length||16 weeks|
|Delivery methods||In person at our Southpointe location|
|Cost per credit||$845|
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Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
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Waynesburg University has been approved to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements.
Fri, Jul 14
Graduate Counseling Program receives Staunton Farm Foundation Capacity Building GrantLearn more
Wed, May 17
MSAT student receives prestigious NATA Scholarship
Fri, Apr 14
Recent MSN graduate presents poster at PHENSA spring event
Mon, Apr 3
Faculty member addresses need for substance use disorder counselors