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Education in School Counselling

Murray State University

M.A.
12 months
Duration
800 USD/credit
800 USD/credit
375 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

Education in School Counselling at Murray State University welcomes all students interested in becoming a Mental Health Counselor who works with P-12 grade youth in a school setting. 

Overview

Education in School Counselling at Murray State University offers mental health training specific to working with diverse clients as well as the collaboration and leadership skills necessary to work in the school system. The American School Counseling Association National Model is emphasized as the framework for school counseling programs.

Graduates with from Murray State University will be able to demonstrate:

  • empathy and inclusiveness;
  • responsible, professional, and ethical behavior;
  • enthusiasm for the counseling profession; and
  • professional counseling self-efficacy.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Theories of Counseling
  • Human Development
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
  • Tests and Measurements
  • Career Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Methods of Research
  • Elementary School Counseling
  • Middle/Secondary School Counseling
  • Crisis & Trauma Counseling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are accepted year-round.

Language

English

Delivered

Blended

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.
2.25

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.
71
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

  • Transcripts for all years of university (with university's grading scale)
  • If transcripts are not written in English, you must also submit certified translations
  • University Degree OR Graduation Certificate
  • If the graduation certificate is not written in English, you must also submit a certified translation
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Copy of Passport for applicant and all dependents
  • Minimum GPA of 2.25 for possible conditional admission
  • a written statement of intent reflecting graduate level writing ability;
  • three letters of recommendation from people able to address the applicant’s potential as a counseling professional
  • a current resume
  • have an interview with the Counseling Program Admissions Committee.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    800 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 800 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    375 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 375 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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