Counselor Education and Supervision

Program Summary

The doctorate in counselor education and supervision is ideal for those who wish to become university professors or clinical supervisors. Students will engage in advanced preparation in teaching, supervision and research, while further developing leadership and critical thinking skills. This program is nationally accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-Specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Education

Degree(s) Offered: Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Letters of Recommendation: 3

Additional Application Requirements

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below. (This is a firm deadline.)

Living Abroad
Applicants Residing in the U.S. Priority Consideration Late Application
Fall February 1 February 1 December 1 April 1

For More Information

Department of Counseling and Higher Education
200 Gabel Hall
Program website

Admissions Coordinator
Kimberly A. Hart

Application Contact

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