Chair: Krista Malott, Ph.D.
Office Location: 302 Saint Augustine Center
Telephone: (610) 519-8103
The Education and Counseling Department undergraduate offerings include a Major in Secondary Education, two different Minor in Education programs, a Minor in Counseling, and a combined BA/MA in Education. The Secondary Education degree has been approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) to recommend candidates for Level I Certification in order to teach in grades 7 through 12 in Pennsylvania's public schools. Faculty in the department are highly engaged in both theoretical and practical research related to education and counseling.
COUNSELING MINOR (15 credits)
The Minor in Counseling exposes students to knowledge of the ﬁeld of counseling and the counseling process, evidence-based therapeutic practices, and the application of counseling skills. The minor is not intended to replace graduate level professional training, but to prepare students for entry level helping careers, for advanced graduate work, or to complement coursework from a variety of majors.
Students interested in declaring the counseling minor must have a minimum GPA of 3.0