M.Sc. On Campus

School Counseling

Troy University

12 months
850 USD/credit 30600 USD/year
850 USD/credit 30600 USD/year
425 USD/credit 15300 USD/year
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If you are someone who wants to provide guidance and support to help students reach their highest potential in school and in life, then Troy University Master of Science in Counseling and Psychology with an emphasis in School Counseling may be for you.


About the program

TROY’s School Counseling master’s program is accredited by both the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling & Related Education Programs (CACREP) and the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation Programs.

The mission of Troy University Department of Counseling and Psychology is to educate and train counseling and psychology professionals by utilizing the highest external standards set by state and national licensing/certifying boards. Highly qualified faculty design and deliver counseling and psychology programs through a wide range of instructional modalities.

Through these classes, you will develop the necessary counseling and interpersonal skills needed to manage a school counseling program. You will also learn proactive problem-solving skills and graduate with a comprehensive knowledge of academic, social, psychological and behavioral aspects of a student’s life.

Troy University’s school counseling master’s program will qualify you to work with students and parents as well as teachers and school administrators. After graduating, you will be able to develop programs for students, provide counseling services, administer assessments and more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Marriage, Family and Sex Therapy Counseling 
  • Advanced Practicum in Group Leadership 
  • Advanced Theories and Techniques of Counseling 
  • Behavior Pathology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university with a minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 2.5 (4.0 scale) or a 3.0 grade point average on the last 30 semester hours and
  • Have an acceptable score on the appropriate entrance exam - official test score required,.
  • Provide an official letter of recommendation. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    30600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 425 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Troy

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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