M.Ed. Online

School Counseling

North American University

14 months
463 USD/credit 19049 USD/year
463 USD/credit 19049 USD/year
264 USD/credit 10861 USD/year
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School Counseling from North American University is designed to develop counseling skills and school counselor preparation for individuals who are seeking a graduate degree in school counseling. 


School Counseling from North American University prepares students to become a skilled school counselor for K-12 schools, helping students in group and individual counseling.

 Coursework features individual and group counseling theories to help, support and advocate for all students, applying research for data- driven decisions, research methods in support of school counseling programs, legal issues and ethical principles, and developing the design implementation, management, and evaluation of a comprehensive developmental school counseling program. 

Graduates with School Counseling from North American University  will be able to:

  • Appreciate the need for observing legal and ethical practices in counseling
  • Provide students with knowledge of learning theories and human development across lifespan.
  • Recognize the relationship between human growth and development and options for counseling interventions
  • Use individual and group counseling techniques to facilitate treatment planning and implementation for diverse student populations
  • Research career development options and create a personal career plan.
  • Understand the various roles of the school counselor, including standards and behaviors as defined in Texas Education Agency’s Comprehensive and Developmental Guidance and Counseling Program.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Individual Counseling Theories and Techniques
  • Counseling Children and Adolescents
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Developmental Guidance and Counseling
  • Career development and Counseling
  • Group and Family Counseling Theories and Techniques
  • Mental Health & Community Counseling
  • Counseling for Special Population
  • Ethical, Legal, and Professional Issues in Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 14 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official Transcripts of all academic work completed at the bachelor level or beyond (an official sealed copy of the transcript(s) indicating the completion of a Bachelor’s degree, may also be received electronically from the issuing institution).
  • Copy of your complete course evaluation (if undergraduate degree was earned outside the US a course by course analysis is required of the undergraduate transcript by an evaluation company). 
  • Copy of your current ID 
  • Letter of Intent
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19049 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 463 USD per credit during 14 months.
  • National

    19049 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 463 USD per credit during 14 months.
  • In-State

    10861 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 264 USD per credit during 14 months.


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