Graduate Snapshot - Counseling and Supervision
Description of Program:
The Ph.D. in counseling and supervision is a program committed to training master counselors, supervisors, educators, administrators, and scholars with expertise in the theory, research and practice of counseling. Our mission is to create dynamic and innovative leaders who will serve as catalysts for progress in addressing the tremendous counseling needs of individuals, families, institutions, and communities.
The students, faculty and staff members of this program vary in age, class, gender, ethnicity, race, religion, sexual orientation, and physical abilities. Putting our principles into practice, these diverse individuals create a learning community in which students thrive personally, grow professionally and share a common commitment to counseling. We challenge our students to continue their life-long journeys of exploring possibilities, refining skills and maintaining their professional vitality throughout their careers as counselors. We encourage them to support one another in the formidable task of becoming leaders who advance the counseling profession through service, research, innovation, advocacy, and training.
Degrees Offered: Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling and Supervision (Ph.D.)
Program Website: http://psyc.jmu.edu/counseling/supervision/description.html
Catalog Website: http://www.jmu.edu/gradcatalog/13/programs/counseling.html
Application Requirements: http://www.jmu.edu/grad/programs/all-programs/psychology-counseling-and-supervision.shtml