Curriculum

The Master of Arts in School Counseling program offerings are divided into four groupings that will lead the student through a general sequence of academic experiences.

Introductory courses are presented in Group I, with intermediate offerings available in Group II. Students should complete most of each group before proceeding to the next group. Groups III & IV requirements should be attempted only after Group I courses are completed.

Group I 17 Hours
  • COUN 501 Lifespan Development
  • COUN 533 Counseling Theories & Techniques
  • COUN 536 Group Process
  • COUN 537 Intro to School Counseling
  • COUN 579 Psychological & Achievement Testing
  • COUN 636 Career Counseling
Group II 14 Hours
  • COUN 509 Counseling Research Methods
  • COUN 538 Advanced School Counseling
  • COUN 631 Counseling Issues & Ethics
  • COUN 638 Cross Cultural Counseling
  • COUN 640 Family Relations
  • COUN 669 Pre-Practicum/Counseling Lab
Group III 7 Hours
  • COUN 773 Counseling Practicum
  • Electives (4)
Group IV 10 Hours
  • COUN 642 Consultation & Supervision
  • COUN 670 School Counseling Internship (600 hours)
  • EDSP 500 Special Education: Identification & Issues
Total 48 Hours MA awarded