Doctor of Education in Professional Counseling & Supervision / Advanced Standing
University of West Georgia

Program Details

This program from UWG will enable you to earn an EdD in Professional Counseling and Supervision at an accelerated pace, since the curriculum is built upon your existing experience, working knowledge and previous EdS coursework. Tackling the curriculum part-time, while you juggle other responsibilities, you can complete this doctoral program in 2 or 3 years.  Your dissertation will add to the existing body of educational knowledge of how to positively impact client and community programs through evaluation and improvement. Samples of classes are:

  • Qualitative Research
  • Leadership and Diversity in the 21st Century
  • Supervision


  • EdS in counseling or related field
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE scores
  • Minimum of three years of counseling experience
  • Eligibility for license in counseling or related field
  • Essay
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Three recommendations

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges