UH Manoa College of Education community counseling program accredited

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Helen Au, (808) 956-4949
College of Education
Kristen Bonilla, (808) 956-5039
External Affairs & University Relations
Posted: Mar 15, 2005

HONOLULU — The community counseling specialization of the master‘s degree program in counseling and guidance at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa‘s College of Education has been granted accreditation by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

The CACREP, a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, reviewed the program under 2001 standards and granted its accreditation through June 2008.

Currently, the master‘s degree program in counseling and guidance at UH Mānoa is one of only 18 counseling programs out of 600 in the United States that have three counseling specializations accredited. The other specializations in the degree program are school counseling and rehabilitation counseling.

The goal of the community counseling specialization is to prepare counselors to work effectively in community service settings.

For more information about the College of Education‘s counselor education programs, visit http://www.hawaii.edu/coe.

For more information, visit: http://www.hawaii.edu/coe