Walden University

School of Counseling and Social Service

Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision - Counseling and Social Change

Address:

650 South Exeter Street

Baltimore, MD 21202

United States

Phone:

1-866-492-5336

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision - Counseling and Social Change

Format: Online

Program Description:

In the Counseling and Social Change concentration you will prepare for your role as an advocate and change agent for the counseling profession and your community. Learn to apply ethical practices and leadership skills for community, national, and international issues that affect the profession. Examine current trends and use prevention, intervention, and consultation models to respond to community needs for social change.

Gain the knowledge and experience to assume a leadership role in a clinical, community, nonprofit, academic, or research settings, or to work as a counselor educator. Reach a significant milestone in your career as you earn one of the most highly respected degrees in the profession. Study advanced teaching, supervision, and counseling skills and further develop your expertise in a relevant area.

The Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed counseling professional. It is not accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). However, the program was developed to be in line with national standards for counselor education. Since it is a new program, the university is not yet able to apply for CACREP accreditation.Students will be notified at such time if the program becomes accredited in the future.

Accreditation:

North Central Association (NCA)

Eligibility Requirements:

Students must have a master's degree from an accredited institution.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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