COUNSELOR EDUCATION PROGRAM -- North Carolina Central University


Welcome to the website for the Counselor Education Program at North Carolina Central University.  We are a program within the Department of Counseling and Higher Education in the NCCU School of Education.

If you are interested in applying to our program, please visit all of the links from the menu "Future Students" above.  Any additional questions may be directed to our Program Coordinator, Dr. Peggy Whiting.


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 700 CECIL STREET, DURHAM, NC - Google Maps Listing

From I-40 West and the Research Triangle Park

Take Exit #279/Durham Freeway North/US 147 North Take the Alston Avenue exit (#11). Make a left turn at the traffic signal. Go through 3 traffic signals. At the 4th traffic signal (Cecil Street) make a right. Take the next left into parking lot.

From Greensboro/Charlotte/Winston-Salem (I-40/I-85)

Take I – 85 N toward Durham. Take exit #172 (the Durham Freeway/Hwy 147). Take the Alston Avenue Exit (#11). Make a right turn at the traffic signal. Go through 2 traffic signals. At the 3rd traffic signal (Cecil Street) make a right. Take the next left into parking lot.

From Chapel Hill via I-40 East

Take the Fayetteville Road Exit (#276). Take a left and follow Fayetteville Road for several miles. You will go through several lights, around a deep curve, and pass Hillside High School on the right. At the 5th light after the entrance to the high school, take a right on Cecil Street. Take the next right after Lincoln Street into parking lot.

From Chapel Hill via HWY 54 East

Follow Highway 54 East to Highway 55 North in Durham and turn left on HWY 55. (You will pass Dominos Pizza, Residence Inn, and Chick-Fil-A). Travel for several miles, crossing under I-40 and through traffic signals at Meridian Parkway,Carpenter Fletcher Road, Riddle Road, and Cornwallis Road. Make a left at the next traffic signal, Cecil Street. (Burger King and an Exxon gas station will be on your right.) Take the next left into parking lot.

From Henderson (I-85)

Take I-85 S. Take the Roxboro Road/Avondale Drive exit and turn left. Take a right on Alston Avenue. Take a right on Cecil Street. Take the next left into parking lot.

Did You Know?

In October 2015, the Counseling Program at NCCU was selected as the "Most Outstanding Master's level Counseling Program" by the Southern Association of Counselor Education and Supervision.

SACES award 2015

About NCCU

Survey of Interest in a Doctoral Program in Counseling at NCCU

The Counselor Education Program at NCCU is in the early stages of proposing and planning an EdD in Counselor Education and Supervision.  As part of doing our due diligence, we need to know the level of interest from the community.

Would you mind completing this short survey about your level of interest?  It should only take about two to three minutes of your time.

Thank you!

Click Here to Take the Survey

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NCCU Counselor Education Program

H.M. Michaux, Jr. School of Education Building
700 Cecil Street
Durham, NC 27707
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