Return to: PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision
This program is no longer accepting new students. Current students must complete their programs of study in accordance with Walden’s Time-to-Degree Completion policies.
This focus of this specialization is on helping students build leadership skills as counseling educators and supervisors. Through their coursework, students explore the qualities inherent in qualified leaders as well as strategies for leading diverse organizations through major change initiatives. Students are introduced to the specific skills required for assessing research. They also explore the history, theory, and approaches of program evaluation. Students in this specialization can prepare to serve organizations directly as program leaders, researchers, educators, counselors, supervisors, consultants, volunteers, or board members.