Studyportals
M.A. On Campus

Counseling Psychology - School Counseling Specialization

Lesley University

24 months
Duration
28560 USD/year
28560 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The 48-credit Counseling Psychology - School Counseling Specialization at Lesley University provides the required graduate training for individuals who wish to work as guidance counselors for students in grades PreK-8 or grades 5-12.

Overview

Combine Counseling Psychology - School Counseling Specialization at Lesley University with your desire to work with multiple age groups in educational settings. Work with children and adolescents, as well as their families, to build an environment of respect, cooperation, and support. As a school counselor, you’ll do all you can to help students reach their academic and personal goals.

Learning outcomes

Benefit from our ongoing partnerships with public schools in the Boston area, and also from our reputation among principals and districts as New England’s largest and most respected provider of teacher education. During a required yearlong internship in an educational setting, begin to promote growth, healing, and social change in schools.

Your education will integrate mind-body behavioral health, trauma studies, and social justice advocacy—so you’ll be prepared to counsel students from the basis of the whole person. With support at every step, you’ll qualify for your school counseling license, and master the skills to push young people toward success, both in the classroom and in life.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Group Dynamics for Counselors and Consultants
  • Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan
  • Clinical Skills and the Counseling Process
  • Vocational Development and Career Counseling
  • Issues and Standards in Professional Counseling
  • Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official Transcripts
  • Foreign Academic Credentials Evaluation
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Written Personal Statement
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 57120 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    28560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 57120 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 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.

Our partners

Counseling Psychology - School Counseling Specialization
-
Lesley University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!