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Ed.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision Curriculum

Component One: Andragogy and Leadership

Teaching in Higher Education (3)

Curricular Design & Program Assessment in Higher Education (3)

Leadership and Advocacy in Counselor Education (3)

Multicultural Issues in Counselor Ed and Supervision (3)

Ethics in Counselor Education (3)

Choose two Community Leadership Electives:

LAP 645 - Social Marketing and Thought Leadership (3)*

LAP 650 - Principles of Consultation in the Community and Consultation Proposal (3)*

LAP 655 - Grant Writing Focusing on Community Needs(3)*

LAS 620 - Advanced Community Development Planning and Policy(3)*

LAS 660 - Advanced Leadership and Organizational Change(3)*

Total Andragogy and Leadership Core (21)



Component Two: Advanced Counseling Skills, Supervision and Practice

CES 652 - Advanced Theory and Practice (3)

CES 644 - Models of Clinical Supervision (3)

CES 692 - CES Practicum (3)

CES 690A CES Internship I (3)

CES 690B CES Internship II (3)

Total Specialization Coursework and Professional Practice (15)



Component Three: Professional Research: (Research Methods and Dissertation)

RES 670 Intro to Doctoral Studies and Research (3)

RES 652 Methods and Analysis of Quantitative Research (3)

RES 654 Methods and Analysis of Qualitative Research (3)

LAP 640 Survey Design and Introduction to Statistical Software (3)

CES 696 Dissertation A (3)

CES 697 Dissertation B (3)

CES 698 Dissertation C (3)

CES 699 Dissertation D (3)

Professional Research and Dissertation (24)



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