Department of Special Education, Counseling and Student Affairs

Our department's academic components have a mission of preparing knowledgeable, ethical, caring decision makers who demonstrate inclusive perspectives toward the contexts of groups and institutions; student development and learning; teaching and guidance; inquiry and research methods; and research-enlightened clinical application, consultation, and practice.

Program Areas

Faculty in Special Education, Counseling and Student Affairs serve the Department's mission in with these professional commitments:

  • Delivery of exemplary instruction to undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Production, interpretation, and dissemination of sound and useful research, scholarship, and other creative works.
  • Leadership, consultation, collaboration, and service within the profession.
  • Promotion, understanding, and celebration of diversity.

Accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs

Graduate Programs and Endorsements

Testimonials from Our Graduates

Department Initiatives

School Counseling Camp

Chester E. Peters Lecture in Student Development

School Counseling Scholarships

Francis and Phyllis Sanders Scholarship in School Counseling

Riegel Family Scholarship in School Counseling Application

Department of Special Education, Counseling and Student Affairs

369 Bluemont Hall
1114 Mid-Campus Drive North
Manhattan, KS 66506

Dr. Christy Craft
Interim Department Chair