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Department of Counseling, Foundations, and Leadership

Department of Counseling, Foundations, and Leadership

Degree Programs

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Doctor of Education - Educational Leadership

The Doctorate Degree in Curriculum or Leadership offers candidates the opportunity for leadership in executive level positions.

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Education Specialist - Educational Leadership

The Education Specialist Degree advances the candidate toward a greater leadership role and with increased responsibility in their field. Admission, Candidacy and Expectation can be found here.

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Master of Education - Educational Leadership ONLINE

The Master of Education Degree is offered entirely online using the latest technological advances to prepare the student for a leadership role in their discipline. Candidates can also choose a Higher Education track within Ed. Leadership.

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Master of Education - School Counseling

The Masters of Education Degree prepares the student to work within the school system providing skilled intervention and management techniques to promote positive mental health.

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Master of Science - Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offers students professional training and supervision to become a licensed professional serving others in a variety of settings.

Certificate Programs

4  Marriage & Family Therapy Certificate Program

Open to all clinicians in the mental health field. Certificate completes the didatic portion of training in MFT for licensure. 

 

4School Counseling - Post Graduate

The Post Graduate Certification in School Counseling allows the graduate to complete requirements for certification as a school counselor. Transcript evaluation required.

 

ProgramDegree Type AvailableContact
Clinical Mental Health Counseling M.S. Dr. Michael Baltimore
baltimore_michael@columbusstate.edu
706-565-1445
Curriculum and Leadership Curriculum Track Ed.D. Dr. Tom Hackett
hackett_paul@columbusstate.edu
706-507-8968
Curriculum and Leadership Educational Leadership Track Ed.D. Dr. Tom Hackett
hackett_paul@columbusstate.edu
706-507-8968
Curriculum and Leadership Higher Education Track Ed.D.* Dr. Tom Hackett
hackett_paul@columbusstate.edu
706-507-8968
Educational Leadership M.Ed.*, Ed.S.* Dr. Christopher Garretson
garretson_christopher@columbusstate.edu
Educational Leadership - Leadership in Higher Education Track M.Ed.* Dr. Tom Hackett
hackett_paul@columbusstate.edu
706-507-8968
Marriage and Family Therapy Certificate Graduate Certificate* Dr. Michael Baltimore
baltimore_michael@columbusstate.edu
706-565-1445
School Counseling M.Ed. TBA

* Degrees marked with an asterisk may be earned online