Pittsburg State University
Psychology & Counseling

Psychology & Counseling


Psychology & Counseling Contact

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Department Chair:

David P. Hurford, Ph.D.

Contact Person:
Carol S. Oehme

Phone: (620) 235-4523
Fax: (620) 235-6102

1701 S. Broadway Pittsburg, KS 66762-7551

Department of Psychology and Counseling

Campus Lake


Graduates from the Psychology and Counseling department typically work within the careers of teaching, counseling, social work, case management and other human relations type jobs.





Undergraduate Programs

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science in Education Degree in Psychology

Graduate Programs

  • Master of Science Degree: General Psychology; Clinicial Psychology; Community Counseling; School Counseling.
  • Education Specialist Degree in Counseling
  • Education Specialist Degree in School Psychology

Career Opportunities:

  • Addictions Counselor
  • Teacher
  • Social Worker
  • Personnel Director
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Admissions Recruiter - college or university

Many graduates are able to work directly with the Center for Human Services, a center to assist individuals, families, professionals and organizations to improve the human condition.