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Counseling (Concentration in School Counseling)

DePaul University

24 months
Duration
668 USD/credit 17368 USD/year
668 USD/credit 17368 USD/year
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This Counseling (Concentration in School Counseling) from DePaul University allows the student to become licensed as a professional school counselor through the Illinois State Board of Education. The specialty area sequence prepares students to work with students, staff and families in public and private K-12 school systems.

Overview

The School Counseling​ specialty area leads to professional school counselor licensure through the Illinois State Board of Education. You’ll be ready to work in public and private K–12 school systems with a strong background in data-driven counseling.

Key facts:

  • You have the option to pursue an initial teaching license (PEL) with a School Counselor endorsement. Students who are already licensed can add a School Counselor endorsement to their PEL.
  • Courses in the Counseling (Concentration in School Counseling) from DePaul University are offered weekday evenings and Saturdays on the Lincoln Park Campus. The program can be completed in three years.
  • Courses and professional practice experiences in the field provide students the skills and knowledge to deliver a comprehensive, data-driven school counseling program based on national standards and best practice, and to serve as leaders and advocates for students, schools, and the profession. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal And Ethical Issues In Counseling
  • The Counseling Profession
  • Group Counseling
  • Testing And Appraisal
  • Counseling Theories

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

52 SCH

52-56

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate admission application
  • $40 application fee
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Résumé
  • Letters of recommendation from professors or work supervisors; applicants to the master's degree program are required to submit three letters.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17368 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 668 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    17368 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 668 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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