M.S.Ed in Counseling and Counselor Education – School Track

Counseling

M.S.Ed in Counseling and Counselor Education

School Track

Help students and their families succeed.

This 48-credit hour degree prepares you for a career as a school counselor in Pre-K through post secondary school settings.

Through coursework and field experiences you'll develop the knowledge and skills to work with a diverse student body and learn how to communicate effectively with a variety of other educational and mental health professionals to foster the academic, personal, and career development of your students.

  • Application Deadline
    DomesticInternational
    FallMar 1Mar 1
    SpringNov 1Nov 1
    SummerMar 1Mar 1
    Fee$60$65
  • Admissions Requirements
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
    • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
    • Completed online application that includes:
      • Transcripts
      • Personal Statement
      • 3 Letters of Recommendation
      • GRE Scores:
        • Required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • Resume:
        • Not required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • TOEFL score from last two years*

      *International students only

  • Financial Aid
    • Learn about a variety of fellowships and travel awards that are available to graduate students.
    • Visit Student Central for information about financial assistance.
    • Consult your employer about the availability of tuition reimbursement or tuition assistance programs.
    • Active duty military, veterans, and military families should visit the Center for Veteran and Military Students to take full advantage of available financial assistance and educational benefits.
  • Accreditation

    The M.S.Ed in Counseling and Counselor Education – School Track is accredited by the Masters in Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council (MPCAC) for the period of August, 2018 through August, 2020.

  • Explore preventative, developmental, and remedial intervention strategies
  • Gain experience in group and individual counseling
  • Develop a deep understanding of the issues needed to succeed in a diverse and multicultural school environment