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PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision

Through service learning and scholarly research, you’ll better address the social and systemic needs of the communities you serve.

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With a PhD 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 PhD 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.

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CACREP Accredited

Waynesburg University’s Counseling Program is accredited by CACREP of the American Counseling Association (ACA). 

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Areas of Study

Teaching

Supervision

Advanced counseling skills

Research

Leadership

Coursework & Schedule

View the Academic Catalog to further explore the curriculum.

Program Quick Facts

 
Upcoming start date Next Cohort begins Fall 2019
Estimated program length 3-5 years
Credit hours 54
Course length 16 weeks
Delivery methods In person at our Pittsburgh South at Southpointe location
Cost per credit $800
Admissions Requirements

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