Contact Info

          Department of Counseling, School Psychology, and Special Education
          Butterfield Hall, Room 122
          310 Scotland Road
          Edinboro, PA 16444
          Phone: (814) 732-2421

          Dr. Joel Erion
          Department Chair
          Office: Butterfield Hall, Room 118
          Phone: (814) 732-2287
          Email: jerion@edinboro.edu

          Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education



          The department’s degree programs equip graduates for careers in rehabilitation and community counseling, as school (elementary and secondary) and college counselors, and special educators, and prepare them to further their education at the doctoral level.
          2016 Advisor of the Year

          2016 Advisor of the Year

          Congratulations to Dr. Susan Norton of the Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education Department on being named EU’s 2016 Advisor of the Year!

          Students support dance for adults for disabilities

          Students support dance for adults for disabilities

          Student Emily Bond, left, poses with Becky at a recent Equitable Social Opportunities (ESO) dance hosted by the Barber Institue. Bond said, "Volunteering is so rewarding.”

          Markley named Outstanding Graduate Student by PCPA

          Markley named Outstanding Graduate Student by PCPA

          David Markley, a Dec. 2015 program graduate, was named Outstanding Graduate Student of the Year from Pennsylvania College Personnel Association (PCPA), where he co-presented with Dr. Sue Norton.

          Students learn through hands-on, real experiences

          Students learn through hands-on, real experiences

          EU students in Education programs will gain first-hand experiences teaching in classrooms to prepare them for post-graduation.

          Graduate Counseling Students Attend PCPA Conference

          Graduate Counseling Students Attend PCPA Conference

          Departmental graduate students gained great experience at the 2015 Pennsylvania College Personnel Association (PCPA) Conference, held in Gettysburg, Pa.

            The department’s degree programs equip graduates for careers in rehabilitation, clinical mental health, school (elementary and secondary) and college counseling, school psychology, and special education.

            CACREPThe Department of Counseling, School Psychology, and Special Education is committed to excellence in the preparation of highly qualified professionals who meet the needs of a dynamic pluralistic society. The department provides intellectually challenging, accredited programs and offers academic and clinical experiences predicated on scholarship and service. Faculty strive to facilitate the development of practitioner-researchers with the knowledge, skills and dispositions necessary to excel in careers related to counseling, school psychology, and special education.

            The focus of the department is on the application of empirically supported approaches to assist all children, families, and adults in achieving academic success, social competence, and emotional health. Students develop and improve knowledge of and performance in core professional competencies using problem-solving, data-based approaches that allow him/her to work with children, families, and adults having a broad range of needs. 

            Majors & Programs

            Bachelor's
            Program
            Curriculum
            Course Sequence
            Description
            Middle Level Education - English/Language Arts & Sp Ed PK-8
            Bachelor of Science Education
            Program Number: 0280
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description
            Description
            Middle Level Education - Math/English & Sp Ed PK-8
            Bachelor of Science Education
            Program Number: 0282
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description
            Middle Level Education - Math/Science & Sp Ed PK-8
            Bachelor of Science Education
            Program Number: 0283
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description
            Middle Level Education - Math/Social Studies & Sp Ed PK-8
            Bachelor of Science Education
            Program Number: 0284
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description
            Description
            Middle Level Education - Science/English & Sp Ed PK-8
            Bachelor of Science Education
            Program Number: 0285
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description
            Middle Level Education - Science/Social Studies & Sp Ed PK-8
            Bachelor of Science Education
            Program Number: 0287
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description
            Middle Level Education - Social Studies & Sp Ed PK-8
            Bachelor of Science Education
            Program Number: 0288
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description

             

            Graduate
            Program
            Curriculum
            Art Therapy
            Master of Arts
            Concentration Code: 8057
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education

            Description

            Art Therapy, Post Master's Certificate
            Graduate Certificate
            Concentration Code: 8949
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description
            Autism Spectrum Disorders Endorsement, certificate
            Graduate Certificate
            Concentration Code: 8854
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education
            Description
            Counseling
            Master of Arts
            Concentration Code: 8049
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education

            Description

            Educational Psychology
            Master of Education
            Concentration Code: 8641
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education

            Description

            School Psychology, Educational Specialist
            Education Specialist
            Concentration Code: 8700
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education

            Description

            Special Education
            Master of Education
            Concentration Code: 8684
            Department: Counseling, School Psychology and Special Education

            Description

             

            Minors
            Program
            Curriculum
            Description