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School Counseling and Preventive Mental Health

Creighton University Online

12 months
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927 USD/credit 27810 USD/year
927 USD/credit 27810 USD/year
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About

Creighton University Online’s Master of Science in School Counseling and Preventive Mental Health program is designed to prepare individuals for a counseling career in a school system.

Overview

Today’s School Counseling and Preventive Mental Health students at Creighton University Online face a number of challenges, including bullying and self-esteem issues, relationship problems, drug use and more. These challenges can hinder a student’s academic and personal growth and often warrant outside support and guidance. School counselors play a very important role in ensuring that each student has the best chance at a successful future.

Learning outcomes

In this program, you’ll learn about the many aspects of child and adolescent development and how to develop strategies to help students cope with their challenges and overcome obstacles. You’ll graduate this program empowered to provide positive and effective leadership to your students and your school.

Students in this program can choose from specializations in Elementary School Counseling, Secondary School Counseling or PK-12 Guidance Counseling. Curriculum is based on the standards identified within the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) national model.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Orientation to School Counseling
  • Ethical Guidelines for School Counselors
  • Introduction to the ASCA Model of School Counseling
  • Action Research in School Counseling
  • Issues in Child & Adolescent Development for School Counselors

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and 3.0 GPA
  • Completed application & $50 application fee
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement on why you want to be a school counselor
  • Official transcripts from all colleges & universities attended
  • Resume
  • Personal interview (may be conducted virtually)
  • Notarized Felony Conviction and Mental Statement
  • Completion of successful background check
  • International applicants must meet English language proficiency requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 927 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Omaha

985 - 1520 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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