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Your doctoral program is designed to prepare you for success from the
beginning, with built-in experiences to help you make progress toward
This CACREP-accredited program offers curriculum designed around
professional standards for counseling education.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from experienced faculty who
are actively engaged in their professions.
Apply your skills and knowledge in the field with direct-client
contact and supervision.
Enhance the skills you develop in your program through interaction
with faculty and students in a supportive environment.
Our curriculum is designed to incorporate the values, principles, and
ethical standards of national, regional, and state professional
counseling associations and honor societies.
Our PhD in General Counselor Education and Supervision program is
designed to remove roadblocks for you and demystify the dissertation
process. This unique approach centers on supporting you in three ways:
through program structure, a dedicated faculty and support team, and
online resources. To help generate momentum toward graduation, you’ll
begin your dissertation early in the program. Our faculty, support
team, and online resources will help guide you every step of the
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Active-duty military service members, their spouses, and veterans
could be eligible for a discount.
Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer
tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to employees, even if
there’s no formal program. Check with your manager or HR dept.
Your work toward completion of this CACREP-accredited counselor
education and supervision PhD features an in-depth study of
doctoral-level instructional delivery in advanced counseling
practice/therapy, counseling supervision, teaching, research,
leadership, and advocacy. The program includes dissertation research seminars which allow you to
get an early start on your dissertation.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|CES8004||Advanced Research in Human Development|
|CES8110||Foundations of Advanced Social Science Research and Design|
|CES8120||Quantitative Methods for Counselor Education Research|
|CES8776||Leadership and Advocacy|
Augment your capacity for teaching and mentoring other counselors.
Earning a PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision can help you
prepare to lead, teach, and conduct research in this field.
An overview of similarities, differences, and collaborative
opportunities in these related fields.
Learning options like practica and internships provide hands-on,
in-person experiences to solidify knowledge.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.