Counselor Education

University of Louisiana at Lafayette

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
2409 USD/credit
1630 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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We offer a master’s in Counselor Education with concentrations in mental health counseling and school counseling at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. 


Our master's in Counselor Education program from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP), which means we offer one of the highest quality master’s in counselor education graduate programs in the country.

Key Features 

  • If you're already working as a counseling professional and want to increase your education and job prospects, or you've recently graduated with a bachelor's degree and want to pursue a higher degree to open more opportunities in the job market, a master's degree in counselor education is for you.


  • Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Programme Structure

  • Our master’s in counselor education program trains you to make ethical, effective decisions as a counseling professional in a variety of careers. 
  • As you earn your master’s in counseling here at UL Lafayette, you'll gain the core knowledge and clinical skills to prepare you for success and give you the edge you need in today's competitive job market.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • have (or soon have) a bachelor’s degree (or its equivalent) from a regionally accredited university. Learn more about how to provide proof of degree.
  • demonstrate English language proficiency (TOEFL/IELTS) if you are an international applicant. Learn more about who is required to demonstrate English language proficiency.
  • provide additional application materials (including GRE/GMAT) depending on the degree program to which you're applying.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2409 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2409 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1630 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1630 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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