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School Counseling

University of North Alabama

12 months
Duration
740 USD/credit
740 USD/credit
370 USD/credit
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About

The Department of Counselor Education offers master's degree programs for students who have completed bachelor's degrees and are preparing themselves for employment as school or clinical mental health counselors.  The School Counseling program is offered by University of North Alabama.

Overview

The Master of Arts in Education (M.A.Ed.) in School Counseling is a CACREP accredited and Alabama State Department of Education approved 48-51 semester hour program that results, upon graduation, in eligibility for certification as a school counselor in Alabama. 

Graduates typically are employed in public or private elementary, middle/junior high, or high schools as professional school counselors. Students complete a practicum and two internships in school settings.

Mission

The University of North Alabama seeks to be a leading provider of high quality, affordable undergraduate professional management education for traditional students and working adults in the mid-south region served by the University. Further, the UNA seeks to be a recognized leader in providing high quality affordable graduate and continuing education for entry level and mid-career business professionals in the U.S. and Asia. The College will be recognized for developing learning synergies based on the cornerstones of diversity and globalization to prepare our students for the challenges of the 21st century economy. 

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Professional Orientation to Counseling 
  • Counseling Theories, Principles, and Practices 
  • Psychology of Learning and Motivation 
  • Group Counseling and Leadership 
  • Human GroMh and Development Through the Lifespan 
  • Psychological and Educational Assessment 
  • Fundamentals of School Counseling 
  • Behavioral Assessment and Intervention 
  • Multicultural Family Counseling and Collaboration 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Diploma and Transcripts: An official notarized copy of your latest diploma and transcripts and - if applicable - your undergraduate diploma should be submitted to finalize admission. All transcripts should be notarized of attested by a government institution.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Bank Letter and Affidavit of Support
  • Application Fee: A non-refundable application fee of one hundred dollars ($100) is required of every international applicant.
  • Academic Placement: For US students, UNA uses ACT or SAT scores for advising and registration purposes, but international students are not required to submit any of these tests for admissions.

Other Language Proficiency Required Scores:

  • CBT = 213
  • TOEIC = 670
  • PTE = 54

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    740 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 740 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    740 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 740 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 12 months.

*per hour

Living costs for Florence

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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