24 months
762 USD/credit 22860 USD/year
762 USD/credit 22860 USD/year
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At School Counseling from Assumption College students are educated and trained in counseling strategies and interventions (academic, social, emotional, and behavioral) to facilitate positive outcomes for PreK-12 youth. The role of the school counselor has evolved over the years and has become quite expansive.  


School Counseling from Assumption College has a well-defined mission that is focused on the tenets of social justice and anti-bias education. We educate students to recognize that youth of all social identities can learn, achieve, and succeed with the needed tools, resources, and learning environment.

Students at School Counseling from Assumption College will:

  • be prepared for success in school systems where being a team player is a critical characteristic for effectiveness
  • get effective counseling and intervention to meet the needs of a diverse student population

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 
  • Consultation and Collaboration: School/Home/Family 
  • Vocational, Career, and College Counseling (5-12) 
  • Neuropsychology of Learning and Behavior 
  • Intervention Strategies: Social and Emotional 
  • Intervention Strategies: Academic and Learning 
  • Developmental Psychopathology 
  • Clinical Practicum & Seminar: School Counselor, Guidance PreK-8 and (5-12) 
  • Advanced Clinical Practicum & Seminar: School Counselor, Guidance PreK-8 and (5-12) 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 3.0 GPA is required.
  • The MTEL exam is not required for admission into the School Counseling program, however matriculated students must pass the MTEL Communication and Literacy Skills exam prior to completion of the program.
  • Completed Application Dated & Signed
  • Two Letters of Recommendation (Professional and/or academic)
  • Official Transcript(s)
  • Personal Statement
  • Current Resume
  • TOEFL or IELTS for applicants whose native language is not English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 762 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    22860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 762 USD per credit during 24 months.

$2,286.00 per 3-credit course

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 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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