Online coursework with just three weekend residencies in Fort Lauderdale
The PhD program in Counselor Education and Supervision will develop students for leadership positions in the counseling field and to demonstrate the highest ideals and ethics of the profession. Graduates will be prepared through rigorous coursework and meaningful experiential activities, to teach, train and supervise counselors to the highest standards in counseling. Students have access to convenient, flexible online courses plus the benefits of personalized supervision during residencies. Keiser University's small class size fosters a supportive learning community that facilitates collegial interaction between classmates and faculty.
Upon completion of the PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision program, graduates will be able to explain and employ the principles, concepts, skills and applications of advanced counseling, counselor education, and counselor supervision. This will be accomplished through faculty mentoring, coursework, practica, internship, and independent and dissertation research. Graduates will also be able to apply principles of effective research methods and demonstrate a sense of multicultural awareness and professional communication skills.
Career Opportunities – Meet the Demand for Counseling Professionals
Graduates with a PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision are trained counseling professionals who can provide an array of professional services such as:
- Teaching in college and university settings
- Supervising counselors
- Counseling interventions
- Crisis intervention responses
- Professional consultation with individuals, groups, businesses and organizations
- Program development, both in educational and community mental health settings
- Program evaluation of public, private and governmental programs
- Development and direction of school counseling programs for schools and/or school districts
- Administration and management of mental health agencies and organizations
- Research and publication in the field of counseling
Advance in the field of counseling – contact Keiser University Graduate School to find out more information about this exciting PhD program.