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Academics

One college, three areas of study

The College of Education, Leadership and Counseling offers learning opportunities in education, organization development and leadership, and professional psychology, each one drawing from the strengths of our collaborative network.
   

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50+ programs, infinite connections

Though we offer post-graduate degrees, certificates and licensures, our students receive far more than credentials. Dedicated attention, skill building and meaningful relationships are core to our student experience.

Degrees and programs >>

Practical continuing education

Here, the real world is your classroom. Our students learn from educators who impart a balance of practical, professional knowledge grounded in theory, with big ideas you can apply to your own career goals. 

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Feel encouraged to explore

Learning is all about embracing natural curiosity. That’s why you can take classes outside our degree programs and sample the variety of options we have available. All credits earned are applicable to your future certificate or degree track.

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The School of Education provides a balance of real-world experience and teaching capabilities.

Education

Our NCATE accredited programs reach a wide range of students. Whether you are an undergrad or interested in a career change, at the University of St. Thomas, our network of caring faculty, staff, students and alumni can help you achieve your goals.

Program  
 
Doctorate
 
Education
Specialist
 
Master
of Arts
Licensure, Certificate,
or Endorsement
Academic Behavioral Strategist Yes Yes
Autism Spectrum Disorders Yes Yes
Charter School Leadership Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes
Communication Arts & Literature Yes Yes
Curriculum & Instruction Yes
Developmental Disabilities Yes Yes
Early Childhood Special Education Yes Yes
Earth and Space Science Yes Yes
Education Leadership and Administration Yes
Education Specialist Yes Yes
Elementary Education Yes Yes
Emotional Behavioral Disorders Yes Yes
English as a Second Language Yes Yes
Gifted, Creative and Talented Education Yes Yes
Health Education Yes Yes
Instrumental Music Education Yes Yes
Leadership Doctorate Yes
Learning Disabilities Yes Yes
Life Science Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes
Multicultural Education Yes
Organization Development Doctorate Yes
Orton Gillingham Reading Yes
Physical Education Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes
Reading Yes Yes
Social Studies Yes Yes
Supervising Paraprofessionals Yes
Twice Exceptional Education Yes
Vocal Music Education Yes Yes
World Languages Yes Yes
Graduates of the Leadership and Organization Development Ed.D. program are prepared to create successful strategies for change.

Leadership | Organization Development

As a student in the College of Education, Leadership & Counseling, you will know your professors, and they will know you. You will develop bonds with your classmates that will last a lifetime. It is this network that will help you be successful as a leader, whether it be in an educational, nonprofit, small business or corporate environment.

Program Doctorate
 
Education
Specialist
Master
of Arts
Licensure, Certificate,
or Endorsement
Charter School Leadership Yes
Community Education Administration Yes
Director of Special Education Licensure Yes
Education Leadership and Administration Yes
Education Specialist Yes Yes
Executive Coaching Yes
HR & Change Leadership Yes
International Leadership Yes Yes
Leadership Doctorate Yes
Leadership in Student Affairs Yes Yes
Learning, Performance and Technology Yes
Organization Development Doctorate Yes
Public Safety and Law Enforcement Leadership Yes
Public Policy and Leadership Yes Yes
Principal Licensure Yes
Superintendent Licensure Yes
Supervising Paraprofessionals Yes
The Counseling Psychology graduate programs teach clinical skills within the framework of ethical practice.

Counseling Psychology

As a student in the College of Education, Leadership & Counseling, your path is not a solitary experience. You will know your professors, and they will know you. You will develop bonds with your classmates that will last a lifetime. The master’s degree, post-master’s and doctoral programs in professional psychology lead to providing psychological services from counseling and therapy to assessment, supervision and administration. At the University of St. Thomas, you’ll be part of a personal and professional network that guides, encourages and supports you along the way.
Program Doctorate
 
Master
of Arts
Certificate/
 Licensure
Counseling Psychology Doctorate Yes
Counseling Psychology MA Yes
Executive Coaching Yes
Family Therapy, Post-MA Certificate (LMFT) Yes
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) Yes
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) Yes

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