Welcome to the School of Counseling
The School of Counseling is one of seven schools in the College of Health Professions at The University of Akron. We value inter-professional activities, and a holistic approach to mental health care.
The School of Counseling is exclusively a graduate school, with two doctoral programs (Counselor Education and Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy) and four master’s programs (Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy, School Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and Classroom Guidance). Our programs are fully accredited and boast national reputations.
Our students have the opportunity to receive state-of-the-art training at our in-house mental health center, The Clinic for Individual & Family Counseling https://www.uakron.edu/cifc/index.dot. We have innovative and dedicated faculty, committed to helping students pursue their desired field of study in preparation for a career in their chosen profession. Our faculty is also actively engaged in research and service activities, and hold offices at the state and national levels in their professional organizations.
Our Mission Statement
The School of Counseling has as its mission the goal of training students who:
Clinic for Individual and Family Counseling
School of Counseling
The C. P. and Cornelia Chima Family Center
27 S. Forge Street
Akron, OH 44325-5007