Chair: Jeffrey M. Warren
Faculty: Whitney Akers, Alfred Bryant4, Ki Chae1, Carol Higy, Charles Jenkins, Shenika Jones3, Gary Mauk, Angela McDonald5, Olivia Oxendine, Jonathan Ricks, Nicole Stargell, Dana Unger, Mary Whitfield-Williams
1Director, Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program
2Director, School Administration Program
3Director, Professional School Counseling Program
4Dean, School of Education
5Associate Dean, School of Education
The Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling offers graduate degrees in Professional School Counseling (M.A.Ed.), Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.A.Ed.), and School Administration (M.S.A.). The Professional School Counseling and School Administration programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and 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 programs and courses leading to the Master of Arts in Education (M.A.Ed.) and Master of School Administration (M.S.A.), see School of Graduate Studies and Research.