|Institution Name||:||Argosy University|
|Institution Type||:||Private for-Profit|
|Campus Setting||:||City: Large|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||12 to 1|
|Student population||:||885 (109 undergraduate)|
Members of the counseling profession who have a passion for applied learning should consider completing their formal education through Argosy University's Doctor of Education (EdD) in Counseling Psychology degree program. This program focuses on the application of research techniques to the counseling practice.
The EdD online counseling psychology program can be completed in three to four years. Students can enhance their professional expertise by learning the leadership, supervisory, training, and teaching techniques they need to enhance their skills in their chosen counseling field. Typical students in the counseling psychology courses are those who have a master's level counseling background in one of the following fields:
• Mental health
• Social work
• School counseling
• Pastoral counseling
• Family therapy
• Psychiatric nursing
Other programs of Argosy University
Argosy University is a for-profit university owned by Education Management Corporation, with 19 locations in 13 U.S. states. The university offers numerous programs at various levels, including certification; associates, bachelors, masters, specialist, and doctoral degrees, postdoctoral specialization, postgraduate concentrations, and so on. It is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, http://www.wascsenior.org). Besides providing a range of fulltime campus programs, the university offers accredited online degree programs at the associate, bachelor's, and master's degree levels. The same expert AU professors who teach in the classroom teach its online courses. Therefore, as an online student, you will receive a comprehensive e-learning experience that enables you to master content in online courses as thoroughly as if you had attended classes on campus. Its online platform allows you to collaborate with classmates for group projects, correspond with your teacher, access course syllabi, explore an online library, and more. In addition, you'll also enjoy the same student support services, from academic advising to financial aid.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.