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Dr. Aaron W. Hughey

Dr. Aaron W. Hughey


Office:  GRH 2013
Phone:  (270) 745-4849

Research Interests

  • All aspects of higher education
  • Relating business concepts to higher education
  • Evaluation in counseling
  • Standardized testing
  • Intelligence testing
  • Affirmative Action issues


Classes Taught

CNS 100: Education and Life Planning
CNS 550: Introduction to Professional Counseling
CNS 552: Testing and Assessment in Counseling
CNS 554: Group Counseling
CNS 555: Social and Cultural Diversity in Counseling
CNS 556: Developmental Career Counseling
CNS 558: Counseling Theories
CNS 571: Introduction to Student Affairs
CNS 572: The College Student Experience
CNS 574: Student Development in Higher Education
CNS 576: Technology in Student Affairs
CNS 577: Counseling Concepts and Applications for Student Affairs
CNS 578: Legal Aspects of Student Affairs
CNS 579: Seminar in Student Affairs
CNS 581: International Students and Student Services
CNS 585: Leadership and Administration in Counseling
CNS 590: Practicum in Student Affairs
CNS 595: Internship in Student Affairs
CNS 670: Parameters of Law in Student Affairs in Higher Education
EDFN 675: Higher Education in America

Current Projects

  • Consulting/training with schools/private industry
  • Statistical analyses of research data
  • Co-authoring a series or articles on corporate training topics

Students currently working with me

  • Student Affairs majors

Outside interests

  • Running
  • Music

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