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School Counseling

Gonzaga University

24 months
10478 USD/year
10478 USD/year
Tuition fee
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School Counseling from Gonzaga University prepares you for a career as a professional counselor in the K-12 school setting. 


Key facts

School Counseling from Gonzaga University provides you with the professional training to develop your individualized theory of counseling through a process of self-discovery and personal growth, build a valuable professional network of supportive colleagues, integrate competency-based and Washington State best practices into your practice, develop a professional portfolio of practical experience, engage in self-discovery, personal growth and development and support student achievement in the areas of personal, social, academic, and career development in K-12 schools.

Graduates with School Counseling from Gonzaga University will become counselors who are:

  • Prepared to serve as advocates, educators and leaders
  • Adept at strengthening individuals, families and communities
  • Creative
  • Productive
  • Socially just
  • Service-oriented leaders in the counseling profession

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Child-Adolescent Counseling
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Special Issues in School Counseling
  • Psychopathology & Psychopharmacology
  • Group Process
  • Assessment in School Counseling
  • Trauma, Crisis, and Grief

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The application will open in September and may remain open after the date above until the cohort reaches capacity. 


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Application.

  • Official Transcripts

  • Provide two professional recommender(s) who can evaluate your leadership, interpersonal skills, critical thinking, judgment, professional practice and your ability and capacity to complete a graduate degree. 
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resumé
  • Interview 
  • If your GPA is under a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, you are encouraged to submit a GPA explanation with your application. 
  • Copy of passport picture page
  • Proof of English Language

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10478 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10478 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    10478 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10478 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Spokane

880 - 1260 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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