School Curriculum

The MEd in school counseling requires a minimum of 48 credit hours. Transfer credits from non-CACREP accredited programs will not be considered for approval by the faculty for COUN 601, COUN 605, COUN 620, COUN 625, COUN 660, and COUN 670.

Total Credit Hours: 48

Required Courses (45 Credits)

COUN 605 Counseling Theories (3)
COUN 610 Career Development (3)
COUN 614 Counseling Techniques (3)
COUN 616 School Counseling Practicum (3)
COUN 620 Group Counseling Procedures and Techniques (3)
COUN 625 Professional Identity and Function of School Counselors (3)
COUN 630 Marriage and Family Counseling (3)
COUN 660 Evaluation and Assessment (3)
COUN 665 Cross-Cultural Counseling (3)
COUN 670 Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling (3)
COUN 698 School Counseling Internship (6)
EDHD 602 Human Development (3)
EDHD 609 Research Methods and Applications (3)
SPED 600 Survey of Special Education (3)

Electives (3 Credits)

Choose from the following:

COUN 618 Counseling Children and Adolescents (3)
COUN 635 Parents and Family Consultation (3)
COUN 662 LGBT Considerations in Counseling (3)
COUN 669 Special Topics in Counseling (3)
COUN 671 Grief, Loss and Trauma Counseling (3)
COUN 683 Dynamics of Play (3)
COUN 695 Independent Study (1-3)