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School Counseling - School Counselor Endorsement

University of Detroit Mercy

36 months
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1667 USD/credit 26672 USD/year
1667 USD/credit 26672 USD/year
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About

School Counseling - School Counselor Endorsement from University of Detroit Mercy offers training to certified teachers interested in working as as K-12 school counselors, guidance directors or in related capacities, as well as to teachers who are interested in gaining advanced knowledge and skill development in counseling. 

Overview

At School Counseling - School Counselor Endorsement from University of Detroit Mercy  coursework emphasizes counseling theory, assessment practices, counseling skills and issues specifically related to school counseling.

Graduates with School Counseling - School Counselor Endorsement from University of Detroit Mercy will:

  • become eligible to begin employment as a school counselor through the Preliminary Authorization to Work program designed for school counselors. 
  • fulfill the academic requirements for both professional licensure as a counselor within the state of Michigan and the School Counselor Endorsement through the Michigan Department of Education. 
  • be able to work in a school setting as school counselors, guidance directors, pupil personnel directors, or teachers interested in school counseling principles. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling and Human Development 
  • Multicultural Counseling 
  • Program Development and Evaluation 
  • Career Counseling 
  • Counseling Skills 
  • Testing and Evaluation 
  • Group Counseling 
  • School Counseling: Strategies and Interventions 
  • School Counseling: Mental Health and Consultation in Schools

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate overall GPA of 2.75 or higher, or a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the second half of the undergraduate degree program, or a graduate GPA of 3.0 on a previously completed graduate degree;
  • A minimum of 15 hours in the social or behavioral sciences (e.g., psychology, anthropology, sociology) including at least one course (three credit hours) in statistics; 
  • A letter of intent explaining your interests and qualifications  for admission into the University of Detroit Mercy counseling program and pursuit of a career in counseling;
  • Current resume;
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals able to speak to your potential in the counseling field;
  • An interview with the faculty.
  • A writing exam;

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1667 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    26672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1667 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Highland Park

1000 - 1500 USD /month
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