Chair: Jeffrey Warren
Faculty: Whitney Akers, Ki Chae1, Shenika Jones2, Gary Mauk, Angela McDonald3, Jonathan Ricks, Stephanie Robinson, Nicole Stargell, Dana Unger
1Director, Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program
2Director, Professional School Counseling Program
3Interim Dean/Associate Dean, College of Health Sciences
The Department of Counseling offers two distinct graduate degree programs in counseling: Professional School Counseling (M.A.Ed.) and Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.A.Ed.). The department also offers a most-mastr's certificate in Advanced School Counseling. As an affiliated program within the Teacher Education Program, the Professional School Counseling program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and approved by the North Carolina State Board of Education. The Professional School Counseling and Clinical Mental Health Counseling programs are also accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
For complete information about these programs and courses leading to the Master of Arts in Education (M.A.Ed.) in either Professional School Counseling or Clinical Mental Health Counseling, see The Graduate School