Can I become a counselor or therapist by going to a college like University of Phoenix?

Really? I mean will people hire me once I am done? I am sure it is BETTER to go to an actual university, but I am just curious. I personally think UOP is evil - is there another alternative (for a lack of a better work) college I can go to?

Asked By: Willalee - 1/9/2008
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UoP is accredited by the same level organization that accredits the University of Arizona and University of California -- they are indeed "real". They are also the single largest university in the US (by enrollment) and have campus sites all over the country. Their reputation isn't so hot, but that's not because they... More
Answered By: CoachT - 1/10/2008
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You can't do any "real" jobs by going to the University of Phoenix (a misnomer, not a real university... More
Answered By: Echolalia - 1/9/2008
I really wouldn't waste your time or money. You won't be taken seriously with that kind of "education".
Answered By: Nikki - 1/10/2008
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