This CACREP-accredited, online PhD from Capella will give you the expertise to lead whether you’re an educator or researcher in the field. The Counselor Education and Supervision doctorate focuses on real-world theory and practice blended with hands-on experience. You’ll gain the insight to evaluate and implement successful programs and become a mentor to others, as you guide them in their profession. Capella strives to create a smooth path for the completion of your dissertation, with an early start on it, committed faculty and a plethora of online resources made available. Curriculum, created for a busy lifestyle, includes:
- Leadership and Advocacy in Counseling
- Research Theory and Philosophy
- Program Evaluation in Counselor Education and Supervision
- Advanced Counseling Practice
% OnlineMostly Online
Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Capella University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Additional Materials May Be Requested, Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV
- Master's completion must be CACREP-accredited or equivalent.
Capella University’s PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision, MS in Mental Health Counseling, MS in School Counseling, and MS in Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy programs are accredited by the American Counseling Association’s Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP, www.cacrep.org) through March 31, 2020.