School Counseling

Indiana University Southeast

24 months
693 USD/credit
292 USD/credit
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Master of Science in Education (M.S.Ed) with a major in counseling qualifies graduates for a K-12 school counseling license, making them eligible to work in Indiana or Kentucky as a school counselor. 


 It combines rigorous coursework, clinical experience in a cohort format and conference attendance to prepare them for a leading role in supporting student academic success in the classroom, in social groups and individually. The program consists of 48 credit hours and takes two and one half years to complete.

Programme Structure

These courses include: 

  • Counseling Theory and Techniques II 
  • Individual Appraisal 
  • Lifestyle and Career Development 
  • Laboratory in Counseling and Guidance 
  • Practicum in Counseling 
  • Group Counseling 
  • Organization and Development of Programs 
  • Internship in Counseling 
  • School Counseling 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for admission and all supporting materials, including any required transcripts, must be received 10 days prior to the beginning




48 alternative credits


On Campus

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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • You will be asked to upload a statement of personal and educational objectives
  • All undergraduate transcripts--complete and official.
  • Application fee: $40.
  • Conversation with the MIS Director.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    693 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 693 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    292 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 292 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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