The Department of Counseling and Educational Development (CED) has consistently been ranked in the top 10
for the past 30+ years by U.S. News & World Report.
Students are actively involved in their classes, working in research labs, writing grants to conduct their own independent research, and contributing to the local community through internships and research.
Professional development is paramount in staying up-to-date with current trends and emerging research, and in learning proven, effective approaches and techniques.
We foster this career-long commitment to professional development by offering the following opportunities.
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Our mission is to provide accessible mental health services to the UNC Greensboro community and community at large while providing our counselor trainees a rich and meaningful training experience.
NCA-STAR promotes health and wellness through training and outreach, service provision, and research.
A variety of financial aid is available to our students, including scholarships based on academic merit and financial need. We invite you to explore the many scholarship and funding opportunities offered in the School of Education.
The counselor preparation programs within the Department of Counseling and Educational Development are CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs) accredited and offer excellent training through the Master’s and Doctoral Degrees.
Review our CACREP Annual Program Evaluation to learn about timely completion rates, licensure/certification exam pass rates, and job placement rates.