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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Are you curious about learning in the online environment? Would you like to take an online class, but feel that you need more information? Discover more about learning in the online environment, the skills and technologies that are required, as well as some helpful tips on how to become a successful online student.
Do you want to develop greater expertise and leadership skills in your current role as a school, mental health or rehabilitation counselor? Or, do you want to acquire additional credentials in a different specialization? Troy University’s education specialist school counseling program can help you take the next step toward expanding your career.
Students who complete TROY’s school counseling education specialist master’s program are qualifi ed to work in specialized school counseling positions and administrative roles, serve as directors of guidance and teach at community colleges.
Troy University’s education specialist school counseling program is accredited by both the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling & Related Education Programs (CACREP) and the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation Programs (CAEP).
The mission of TROY’s Department of Counseling and Psychology is to educate and train counseling and psychology professionals by utilizing the highest external standards set by state and national licensing/certifying boards. Highly qualifi ed and knowledgeable faculty members design and deliver counseling and psychology programs through a wide range of instructional techniques.
The goal of TROY’s education specialist school counseling program is to strengthen and extend your knowledge and skills so you will become informed, refl ective decision makers. Through your classes, you will gain an understanding of the developmental, proactive and preventive focus of counseling in schools. Upon graduation, you will be able to provide interventions for learning and behavioral problems and manage a comprehensive developmental counseling program.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for school counselors is expected to increase by 8 percent from 2014 to 2018. The BLS attributes that increase to rising student enrollments in elementary, middle and high schools. These higher enrollments mean more counselors are needed to meet the developmental and academic needs of their students.