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Counseling and Higher Education

The Department of Counseling and Higher Education has three academic program areas and two centers. The Human Services program offers a bachelor's degree of Applied Human and Consumer Sciences. The Counselor Education program offers master’s and doctoral degrees in Counselor Education. Higher Education and Student Affairs offers master’s degrees in College Student Personnel and Higher Education as well as a Ph.D. in Higher Education. Students come from across the country and outside the United States to study in these highly respected programs. Though different in many respects, they share a commitment to excellence in scholarship, leadership, and professionalism in their fields.

Counseling and Higher Education News

Alumni Spotlight: Bridget Asempapa

Dr. Bridget Asempapa, professor and school counseling program coordinator at West Chester University, co-authored her first book, “Counselor Wellness: Caring for Self to Care for Others,” which was published in January.

Alumni Spotlight: Shih-Hua Chang

Dr. Shih-Hua Chang, a professor of Educational Psychology and Counseling at National Taiwan Normal University, won the Association for Specialists in Group Work (ASGW) 2020 Professional Advancement Award for her research addressing codependency in Taiwanese college students.