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Counselor Education

Virginia State University

24 months
Duration
18627 USD/year
18627 USD/year
8375 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The mission of the Department of Counselor Education at Virginia State University is to prepare a globally competitive diverse population of highly effective and ethical professionals equipped to serve schools and communities.

Overview

Counselor Education Program at Virginia State University candidates have the option of pursuing either the Master of Education (M.Ed.) or the Master of Science (M.S.) degree. The M.Ed. is practice and application oriented. 

Key Features 

  • The M.Ed. option requires a minimum of 60 academic credit hours and a comprehensive examination. The M.S. option places greater emphasis on research and evaluation. The M.S. requires a minimum of 54 credit hours.  
  • Candidates must also enroll in one additional Research and Thesis courses, complete and defend a research- data-driven thesis. Candidates should refer to the Graduate Catalog for the specific degree requirements.

Programme Structure

  • The School Counseling Pre K-12 specialization prepares candidates for careers in the elementary, middle and high school settings. 
  • The Mental Health Counseling specialization prepares candidates for careers in mental health agencies and/or non-school settings (i.e., community service boards, substance abuse centers, military counseling facilities and public/private community agencies).

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You are expected to be aware of all graduation requirements and to take appropriate action to successfully complete them prior to your expected graduation date. 
  • To be eligible for graduation, graduate students must meet all degree requirements as outlined in the University Catalog and your departmental curriculum guide, and file an application for graduation by the published deadlines.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18627 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18627 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    18627 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18627 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8375 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8375 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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