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ABOUT THE COLLEGE

Academic Programs and Departments

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders


Undergraduate Programs

Graduate Programs


Department Contacts

Jayne Brandel, Ph.D., Department Chair   
Cheryl A. Ridgway, Administrative Assistant

Carolyn Peluso Atkins, Ed.D., Director of Undergraduate Programs in Speech Pathology & Audiology  
Mary Ellen Tekieli Koay, Ph.D., Director of Graduate Study in Speech-Language Pathology   
Vishakha W. Rawool, Ph.D., Director of Graduate Study in Audiology
Michelle W. Moore, Ph.D., Director of Post-Professional Graduate Study in Communication Sciences & Disorders


Department of Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling,
and Counseling Psychology


Graduate Programs


Department Contacts

Jeffrey Daniels, Ph.D., Department Chair   
Vicki Railing, Administrative Assistant

Ed Jacobs, Ph.D., Program Coordinator, Counselor Education  
Christine Schimmel, Ed.D., Program Coordinator, School Counseling  
Margaret K. Glenn, Ed.D., CRC , Program Coordinator, Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health
David Allen, Ph.D., Training Director, Counseling Psychology


Department of Curriculum and Instruction/Literacy Studies


Undergraduate Programs


Graduate Programs

The CEHS Interdisciplinary Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Education Program also offers the following plans of doctoral study in the fields of curriculum and instruction, educational leadership, and literacy:

Department Contacts

Sam Stack, Ph.D., Department Chair     
Connie Miranov, Program Assistant I 


Denise Lindstrom, Ph.D., Program Director, Master of Arts and Certification  
Allison Swan Dagen, Ph.D., Program Director, Master of Arts in Literacy Education 
Sharon Hayes, Ph.D., Program Director, Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Curriculum and Instruction       
Stephanie Lorenze, Ed.D. , Assistant Department Chair and Program Coordinator, Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education  
Nate Sorber, Ph.D., Program Director, Master's and Doctoral programs in Higher Education Administration
John Stallings, Ed.D., Program Director, WVU Five-Year Teacher Education Program



Department of Learning Sciences and Human Development


Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Minors


Graduate Programs

The CEHS  Interdisciplinary Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Education program also offers the following plans of doctoral study in the fields of learning sciences and human development:

Department Contacts

Reagan Curtis, Ph.D., Department Chair   
Eva Taylor, Administrative Assistant

Nancy Wolfe-Dilgard, Program Coordinator, Bachelor of Science in Child Development and Family Studies
Ugur Kale, Ph.D., Program Coordinator, Master of Arts in Instructional Design and Technology
Terence Ahern, Ph.D., Program Coordinator, Doctor of Education in Instructional Design and Technology
Gregory Epps, Ph.D., Program Director, Regents Bachelor of Arts


Department of Special Education


Undergraduate Majors

An undergraduate additional endorsement in Preschool Special Needs (PreK-K) is available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Child Development and Family Studies Program.

Undergraduate Minors

Graduate Programs


Department Contacts

For more information about Special Education Programs, please contact sped@mail.wvu.edu or (304) 293-6932

Barbara L. Ludlow, Ed.D., Department Chair   
Mary Ruth Higgins, Administrative Assistant