Counselor Education and Supervision Accreditation

Kent State University’s Counselor Education and Supervision programs are accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).



CACREP is an accrediting body for counseling and its specialties at the master’s and doctoral degree levels. Here at Kent State, CACREP accredits the following three programs on an eight-year cycle: School Counseling (M.Ed.)Counselor Education and Supervision (Ph.D.)Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.Ed.)

Accreditation Standards

The CACREP Standards:​

  1. The Learning Environment
  2. Academic Quality
  3. Foundational Counseling Curriculum
  4. Professional Practice
  5. Entry-Level Specialized Practice Areas
  6. Doctoral Standards Counselor Education and Supervision