Educational Psychology & Counseling Department

Counselor Education

Program Coordinator

Melinda Gibbons, PhD, NCC
Professor & Program Coordinator
441 Claxton Complex
1122 Volunteer Boulevard
Knoxville, TN 37996-3542
865-974-4477
mgibbon2@utk.edu

Program Secretary

Kathi Pauling
Administrative Support Assistant III
421 Claxton Complex
1122 Volunteer Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37996-3452
865-974-1319
kpauling@utk.edu

Mission, Goals & Objectives
Core Values
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Welcome

 The doctoral major in Counselor Education at the University of Tennessee is designed to prepare experienced counseling professionals to advance their careers in the education, supervision, and research of counselors. This program is for students who have completed a master’s degree in counseling or counseling-related fields who aspire to careers in areas such as college, university, or community college teaching positions in counselor education or related fields; supervisory positions in schools, community agencies, state departments of education; counseling positions in student development programs and counseling centers in higher education; and/or private mental health counseling/consultation practice employee assistance programs.


About Counselor Education

Application Requirements

Application Deadline is November 1st.

EPC Financial Aid Information
Includes EPC GA Application form, departmental fellowships/scholarships, and links to other funding sources around UT Knoxville.

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Casey A. Barrio Minton
professor
cbarrio@utk.edu
865-974-8382

Jeff Cochran

Jeff Cochran
professor
jcochr11@utk.edu
865-974-4178


Joel Diambra

Joel F. Diambra
associate professor
jdiambra@utk.edu
865-974-8774

Melinda Gibbons

Melinda Gibbons
professor
mgibbon2@utk.edu
865-974-4477


Bob Kronick

Robert Kronick
professor
rkronick@utk.edu
865-974-8799

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Shawn Spurgeon
associate professor
sspurgeo@utk.edu
865-974-4181


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Laura S. Wheat
assistant professor
lwheat@utk.edu
865-974-3845

Frequently Asked Questions

Additional questions? Please contact Melinda Gibbons.



Updated 07/17/2018

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