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Counseling - School Counseling

Northern State University

Master
30 months
Duration
616 USD/credit
471 USD/credit
329 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

Northern State University Counseling - School Counseling program is a two-year plus two-summer program. It has two specializations: clinical mental health and school counseling.

Overview

The Counseling - School Counseling program offered  by Northern State University leads to a master’s of science in education degree with preparation for K-12 school or clinical mental health counseling certification/licensure.

Students with a clinical mental health degree will be able to work in a variety of settings, including mental health clinics, hospitals, residential facilities, correctional settings, or certain schools. Students with a school counseling degree will be able to counsel students in kindergarten through 12th grade. This program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.

Career Directions

Students selecting School Counseling will be prepared to counsel K-12 children in private, public, or parochial schools. All students are prepared to take a state licensure or national certification exam in their area.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Counseling Children and Adolescents
  • Assessment in Counseling
  • Crisis and Disaster Intervention and Wellness
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Theories of Counseling and Personality
  • Behavior Management of Exceptional Children
  • Chemical Abuse and Dependency Counseling
  • School Counseling Program Development and Classroom Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

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.
2.75

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.
79
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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • If you'd like to pursue a master's degree at Northern, please declare this intent when admitted to graduate study. The minimum grade point average for admission to a master's degree program is a cumulative 2.75 for bachelor's degree work.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    616 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 616 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    471 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 471 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
  • In-State

    329 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 329 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.

Funding

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