Advanced Professional Career and Lifestyle Planning   [Archived Catalog]

COU 8501 - Advanced Professional Career and Lifestyle Planning

Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
Prerequisite(s): Admission to the Doctor of Professional Counseling Degree Program This course will provide the professional counselor with information and skills needed to foster career development. Course participants examine the following topics: classic and contemporary theories of career development, sources of educational and occupational information, career and lifestyle trends, and applications of technology in the career development process. Students will also address the career and lifestyle planning needs of special populations, career services in specific settings, and professional career development. Multicultural considerations will be infused and advocacy will be emphasized..