The School of Behavioral Sciences offers an online Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision. This is an online program with residential intensive courses. Each will require you to come to campus for a week of instruction.
Additionally, you will complete a three-credit-hour practicum and a nine-credit-hour internship. Both may be completed wherever you are. Your proposal for your dissertation may also be completed elsewhere, however, you will need to come to Liberty to defend your dissertation.
The Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision is CACREP accredited. The Council for Accreditation of Counseling Related and Educational Programs (CACREP) is an independent accreditation agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. The vision of CACREP is to provide leadership and to promote excellence in professional preparation through the accreditation of counseling and related educational programs. CACREP is committed to the development of standards and procedures that reflect the needs of a dynamic, diverse, and complex society.
The policies and procedures found in this 2018-19 Ph.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision (CES) Handbook supersede all policies and procedures found in previous Ph.D. Counseling Handbooks and apply to all present Ph.D. students on all degree completion plans.