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
|In person at our Southpointe location
|Cost per credit
Advanced counseling skills
Graduate Counseling Newsletter
Counseling Loan Repayment Initiatives
SUD Workforce LRP
NHSC Loan Repayment Options
Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
Income Drive Repayment (IDR) Plans
Waynesburg University has been approved to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements.
Tue, Feb 13
Waynesburg U.'s counseling symposium welcomes Dr. Dana MilakovicLearn more
Tue, Jan 30
Waynesburg U.'s online counseling program ranked as a top program
Tue, Dec 5
Graduate Counseling faculty member receives award from BMHA
Thu, Nov 30
Waynesburg University’s Graduate and Professional Studies to host interest fair