The Department of Counseling

Empowering students. Empowering clients. Empowering communities.

Our mission is to foster a learning environment where personal awareness and professional identity are paramount. We train students to be reflective and practice with integrity. Our graduates develop holistic and developmentally informed understandings of the people they serve and empower them in ways that instill hope, embrace diversity, and create optimal wellness.

Important Dates

  • Tue, December 15          Doctoral application due (21-22 academic year)
  • Fri & Sat, January 8-9       Psychopharmacology workshop*
  • Mon, January 11               Spring Semester Classes Begin
  • Fri, January 15, 2021     Master applications due (21-22 academic year)
  • Mon, January 18,              Martin Luther King, Jr Day, no classes, offices closed
  • Fri & Sat, January 29-30    Working Effectively with Parents workshop*
  • Fri & Sat, February 19-20   Promoting Professional Resiliency workshop*
  • Thur, March 4                    Student Break, no classes
  • Tue, March 16                   Student Break, no classes
  • Fri, April 2                        Student Break, no classes
  • Fri, April 23                      Last day of regular classes
  • M-F, April 26-30                Finals week 
  • Sat, May 1                       Commencement 

*For information regarding workshops please email