Department of Counseling, Foundations, and Leadership College of Education and Health Professions Columbus State University

Department of Counseling, Foundations, and Leadership College of Education and Health Professions Columbus State University

Columbus, GA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
72%
28%
student ratio
556
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 30
fall application deadline
38%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Curriculum And Leadership Doctor of Education (Ed D) [curriculum]
      Doctor of Education (Ed D) [educational leadership]
      Doctor of Education (Ed D) [higher education]
    • Educational Leadership Master of Education (M Ed) [higher education]
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [Educational Leadership ]
    • School Counseling Master of Education (M Ed) [Counselor Education ]
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [Counselor Education ]
    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master of Science (MS) [Clinical Psychology ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 41
    • Doctoral Degrees 18
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 110
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required and exit exam
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted

Admissions

38% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 155
    • Accepted 59
    • Acceptance Rate 38
    • Enrolled 40
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 30th June 30th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum graduate GPA of 3.5, four years of professional service
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75, graduate 3.0
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students556
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students556
    • Part-time Percentage55%
    • Full-time Percentage45%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American50%
    • White / Caucasian43%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty38
    • Full-time Percentage47%
    • Part-time Percentage53%
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%

Location & Contact

Department of Counseling, Foundations, and Leadership

College of Education and Health Professions
Columbus State University

4225 University Avenue
Columbus, GA 31907-5645
United States

Dr. Tom Hackett

Department Chair

Phone: 706-507-8968
Fax: 706-569-3134
Email: hackett_paul@columbusstate.edu

Catrina Smith-Edmond

Assistant Director for Graduate and Global Admission

Phone: 706-507-8824
Fax: 706-568-5091
Email: smithedmond_catrina@columbusstate.edu


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