School Counseling, M.Sc. | State University of New York at Oswego | Oswego, United States
24 months
963 USD/credit 23112 USD/year
963 USD/credit 23112 USD/year
471 USD/credit 11304 USD/year
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The School Counseling program at the State University of New York at Oswego builds upon a core of psychological and educational foundations and specialization areas including counseling theory, group process, appraisal, and vocational development and decision-making.


Become a school counselor to proactively support children, teens and families with this School Counseling program. Work from a data-driven perspective to guide academic, career, social and emotional aspects of student success. Learn comprehensive strategies to develop, manage and evaluate methods of intervention to lead effective school counseling programming.

At the State University of New York at Oswego you will participate in supervised practice in individual and group counseling, field work consultation experiences and comprehensive professional services in school, college and social agency settings.


Graduates of this program will be eligible for initial New York State certification as a school counselor. Students in the master’s program can earn the certificate at the same time as their master’s, increasing employability upon graduation.


  • School counselor
  • School district personnel

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Race, Gender, and Class Issues in Counseling 
  • Personality 
  • Development
  • Psychopathology 
  • Learning 
  • Counseling 
  • Orientation to the Counseling Profession 
  • Group Process 
  • Vocational Development and Decision-Making
  • Psychological and Educational Appraisal 
  • Family Systems 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcript(s) 
  • GPA of at least 3.0 
  • GRE scores 
  • Personal Statement
  • English Language Requirements
  • A scanned copy of the biographical of your passport
  • And an original bank statement with a bank official’s signature and stamp evidencing sufficient funds for your first year at SUNY Oswego 
  • A completed SUNY International Student Financial Statement signed by all parties
  • Resume 
  • Two letters of recommendation 
  • $65 application fee 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23112 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 963 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    23112 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 963 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 471 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Oswego

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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