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School Counseling (PreK-8, 5-12)

Bridgewater State University

M.Ed.
48 months
Duration
439 USD/credit
439 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Education (MEd) in School Counseling program at Bridgewater State University provides you with the solid leadership and skills required to excel as a school counselor in today’s often challenging academic environment.

Overview

In our fast-moving global community, today’s youths find themselves maneuvering through a multitude of complicated personal and social development barriers. Economic hurdles. Strained family dynamics. Transitional stress. Now more than ever, school counselors play a pivotal role in guiding students toward academic excellence in the face of these sometimes formidable hurdles.

The MEd in School Counseling program offers you:

  • Diverse faculty with extensive experience in a variety of school counseling settings
  • Development of critical thinking skills, as well as oral and written communication capabilities
  • Professional development opportunities at local, state and national levels
  • Opportunities to actively participate in state, local and national conferences and gatherings
  • Small classes facilitating a more personalized learning experience
  • Professional leadership skills and development
  • Affordable tuition, whether you live in state or out of state

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Evaluation
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Group I: Theory and Process of Group Interaction
  • Introduction to Career Counseling
  • Ethical & Legal Issues for the School Counselor
  • Foundations in School Counseling
  • The School Counselor: Psychological

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

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.
2.8

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.
79
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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application and $50 application fee
  • Resume 
  • Transcripts - Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate course work
  • Minimum GPA - Minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.8 (or 3.0 based upon last 60 credits). If candidate holds a Master's degree, a minimum graduate GPA of 3.5 is required
  • GRE Scores- A composite score of 290 or greater on the quantitative and verbal parts of the GRE General Test
  • MTEL Score - A passing score on the Communication and Literacy portion of the MTEL
  • Letters of Recommendation 
  • Personal Statement
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

  • National

    439 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 439 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    439 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 439 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.

International

  • Tuition: $1,260.00 
  • Required Fees (all students): $6,641.28

Funding

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