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School Counseling, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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The Department of Counseling and School Psychology (CSP) promotes a field-based scientist/practitioner model in order to prepare culturally competent and compassionate professionals at the graduate level to provide service and leadership in school psychology, clinical mental health counseling, school counseling and student affairs.

About

The focus of the scientist/practitioner model within the CSP department is to create practitioners who understand, critically evaluate and effectively use the research base within their profession in order to make decisions and guide practice. CSP is an interdisciplinary department committed to work towards equity and social justice within the College and University, our professions, and throughout the broader society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Psychology and Education
  • Child and Adolescent Development and Interventions 
  • Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues in School Counseling
  • Techniques of Counseling
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Theories of Counseling 
  • School Counseling Organization and Practice
  • Group Counseling 
  • Marriage and Family Counseling

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • If you were conditionally admitted, this condition must have been met.
  • Application for Candidacy must be made prior to completion of half of the required hours on the student's program of study.
  • A grade of B or higher in CSP 855 Techniques of Counseling with a B or higher.
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.00.
  • Demonstrate professional fitness and competencies.
  • Adhere to ethical standards.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    495 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 495 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    226 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 226 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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