Counselor Education

The Counselor Education (CNED) Program at the University of Arkansas is committed to providing quality education and training for individuals pursuing counseling positions in a variety of settings. Master of science and doctor of philosophy degrees are offered through the program. It is housed in the Department of Rehabilitation, Human Resources and Communication Disorders of the College of Education and Health Professions. The M.S. specializing in community counseling (now clinical mental health counseling) and school counseling and the Ph.D. in counselor education are nationally accredited through the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). Student affairs and college counseling are also offered as a specialization in the M.S. degree.