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Program Overview

   School of Education
    Counselor Education
    Rufus E. Clement Hall, 323

    Telephone: (404) 880-8508



Counselor Education

Program Overview

The Department of Counselor Education offers programs leading to Master of Arts degrees in Community Counseling and School Counseling. The Counseling Programs further Clark Atlanta’s mission by preparing students to assume roles of leadership and service in society as Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC) and Certified School Counselors through Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) standards-based programs. The curricula of the department are designed to prepare candidates who are knowledgeable, competent, ethical, reflective and critical thinkers. This preparation takes place in a pluralistic teaching and learning environment that incorporates all educational means, including didactic courses, practicum and internships, research, and community service.

The Counselor Education Program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).