University Bulletin 2017-2018

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Counseling and Instructional Sciences

Department of Counseling and Instructional Sciences    
(251) 380-2861
Chair James R. Stefurak
Professors Davidson-Shivers, Johnson, Litchfield, Van Haneghan           
Associate Professors Fregeau, Lewis, Stefurak
Assistant Professors Browning, McDermott, Moore, Upton
Instructors Tashbin

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Department of Counseling and Instructional Sciences

The Department of Counseling and Instructional Sciences offers the Master of Education degree in Educational Media (leading to certification in Library Media), and in  School Counseling leading to certification as a school counselor, and the Master of Science degree in Educational Media & Technology, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and Instructional Design. The department also offers the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Instructional Design and Development.  The department collaborates with the Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences to deliver the Ph.D. degree in Combined-Integrated Clinical & Counseling Psychology. Finally, the department offers the B.S. degree and minor in Instructional Design & Performance Improvement.

Interdepartmental education

Faculty within the department offer foundational coursework in Education Technology, Educational Psychology, Educational Foundations, and Educational Research. These courses are offered for students in the undergraduate and graduate programs throughout the college and are designed to broaden and strengthen degree-area preparation.

Faculty Listing

Counseling and Instructional Sciences Faculty
Billingsley, Joel L. Professional Studies Associate Professor BS, University of South Alabama
MS, University of South Alabama
PHD, University of South Alabama
Browning, Brandon R. Professional Studies Assistant Professor BBA, Idaho State University
MCOUN, Idaho State University
PHD, Auburn University
Davidson-Shivers, Gayle V. Professional Studies Professor BS, Oregon State University
MA, University of Minn-Twin Cities
PHD, University of Minn-Twin Cities
Fregeau, Laureen A. Professional Studies Associate Professor BS, Stonehill College
MA, University of Mass-Boston
PHD, Pennsylvania State University
Johnson, Robert B. Professional Studies Professor BS, University of Oregon
MS, Radford University
MA, Bowling Green St U-Main Campus
MPA, University of Michigan-Ann Arb
PHD, University of Georgia
Litchfield, Brenda C. Professional Studies Professor BA, University of Florida
MED, University Of North Florida
PHD, Florida State University
McDermott, Ryon C. Professional Studies Assistant Professor BA, University of Kansas
MED, University of Houston
PHD, University of Houston
Stefurak, James R. Professional Studies Associate Professor AB, University of Georgia
MED, University of Georgia
PHD, University of Georgia
Upton, Amy W. Professional Studies Assistant Professor BA, Old Dominion University
MS, Old Dominion University
PHD, Old Dominion University
Van Haneghan, James P. Professional Studies Professor BS, State University of New York
MA, State University of New York
PHD, University of Maryland-Bal Cnt