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Counselor Education - School counseling

Western Michigan University

24 months
1055 USD/credit 25320 USD/year
1055 USD/credit 25320 USD/year
703 USD/credit 16872 USD/year
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Counselor Education - School counseling from Western Michigan University incorporates courses emphasizing counseling theory and practice, ethics, testing/appraisal, career development, and psychoeducational consultation.


Counselor Education - School counseling from Western Michigan University aims to develop competent, ethical and culturally sensitive counselor education and counseling psychology professionals through graduate education and scholarship.

Career Prospects

Our program is designed to prepare individuals to function as school counselors at the K-12 level in public and private schools in accordance with the Endorsement Rules and Teacher Certification Code of the State of Michigan and Public Act 288 r.e. School Counselors.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Methods
  • Group Dynamics and Procedures
  • Tests and Measurement
  • Counseling Techniques
  • Professional Issues and Ethics
  • Multicultural Counseling and Psychology
  • Counseling and Life Span Development
  • Career Development: Theory and Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

January 15 for ensuing Summer and Fall Semesters


48 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of passport identification page
    • Proof of English language proficiency
    • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates
    • $100 non-refundable application fee
    • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • This program requires three recommendation letters
    • Written statement

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    25320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    16872 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Kalamazoo

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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