Doctor of Education in Professional Counseling & Supervision
University of West Georgia

Program Details

Enhance your advanced knowledge base and influence in leadership roles with this online EdD in Professional Counseling and Supervision. Through UWG’s distance education, you’ll focus on program evaluation, clinical and administrative supervision, alongside advocacy and leadership abilities. Your dissertation will add to the existing body of academic knowledge while positively impacting client and community programs through evaluation and subsequent improvement. Coursework likely involves:

  • Ethical Leadership in Education
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Advocacy for Marginalized and Underserved Populations

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of West Georgia is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires a master's in counseling or related field.
  • Applicants must have a minimum of three years of counseling experience and have, or be eligible for, a license in counseling or a related field.