School of Psychology & Counseling

Regent Counseling Program Leads New Era in On-Line Education

January 26, 2008

Regent University's School of Psychology & Counseling has received accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) for three of its programs:

Community Counseling (M.A. degree)

School Counseling (M.A. degree)

Counselor Education and Supervision (Ph.D. degree)

Regent is the first university to receive accreditation for an online doctoral program in Counselor Education and Supervision. All three programs received accreditation for an eight-year period through March 31, 2016.

"This unique program offers world-class, worldwide instruction to future counselor educators," says Dr. Rosemarie Hughes, Dean of the School of Psychology & Counseling. "And the CACREP accreditation of this innovative program marks an important milestone in the counseling profession."

According to a letter from CACREP, "Programs receiving accreditation for an eight-year period deserve to be commended for the work they completed throughout the accreditation process."

To learn more about these programs, please email psycoun@regent.edu or call 800.681.5906.

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