Troy University has been recognized by Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, Military Times and more as having some of the best undergraduate programs in the Southeast and nation. Whether you are graduating from high school, transferring from a two-year school, or completing your degree as a working adult, TROY offers a wide variety of associate and baccalaureate degrees that will open doors to career opportunities.
Graduate study can help you achieve your career goals! Holders of advanced degrees will be in high demand in the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and U.S. Census data shows that advanced degrees increase pay and prosperity Troy University’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in all five of the University’s academic colleges: education, business, arts and sciences, health and human services, and communication and fine arts. In addition, TROY’s commitment to flexibility means that you have in-class, online and blended options. Plan for your next career by completing your graduate education at TROY. Innovation, knowledge and creativity are all elements for success. Get started today!
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Campus visits are the most important aspect of the college decision making process. Visits give you the opportunity to discover what makes our unique University the right fit for you. TROY welcomes you to come and see what makes our campus different, one that you will want to consider your home away from home.
We invite you to register for a visit Monday - Friday at 10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. or on specified Saturdays for a TROY Tour or Trojan Day event.
*Students interested in visiting other Alabama campuses must contact the specific campus for visit information and registration as available dates and times vary.
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TROY Service Centers meet the needs of working adults, including military, government agency civilians, teachers and future business leaders who want the opportunities that come with earning a degree. Because adult learners often have different educational needs than traditional students, courses are provided at times and in formats designed around people who work and have other commitments for their time.
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Military members and their families have unique experiences that often come with a unique set of stresses. As a result, there is an increasing need for mental health counselors to provide specialized treatment to these men and women who serve our country and the families that support them. With a post-master’s certificate in counseling military populations from Troy University, you can provide a much-needed resource to U.S. service men and women.
TROY’s counseling military populations post-master’s certificate can help you work alongside under-served military/veteran populations—including military family members—in the departments of Veterans Affairs, the Army, the Navy, the Marine Corps and the Air Force. For those interested in a career with military populations, the federal government offers a Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (P.L. 110-84, Title IV, Section 401) for Federal Direct Loan borrowers who work full time in public service fields for 10 years.
Positions within military agencies offer generous starting salaries, paid time off, predictable scheduling opportunities and retirement plan options. Also, employment with military agencies gives licensed professional counselors opportunities to make a difference in the lives of our nation’s warriors.
Troy University’s post-master’s certificate in counseling military populations is designed to provide counseling professionals with the advanced concentration of theory and application skills specifically related to working with military members and their respective families.
TROY’s highly trained and knowledgeable faculty will be teaching you within a conceptual framework of both normal and pathological development and behavior. These professionals will help you develop your expertise in diagnosis and treatment planning for mental health disorders.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook is projected to grow 19 percent from 2014 to 2024.
A Department of Veterans Affairs report released in August 2016 found that between 2001 and 2014 the rate of suicide deaths among veterans who used counseling services increased by 8.8 percentage points, whereas the suicide rate for veterans who did not use counseling services increased by 38.6 percentage points. On average, 22 military personnel die by suicide every day highlighting a tremendous need for uniquely trained professional counselors.