Counselor Education, M.Ed. | South Carolina State University | Orangeburg, United States
12 months
21038 USD/year
21038 USD/year
9928 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M. Ed. Program in Counselor Education at the South Carolina State University is designed to attract individuals intending to serve as school counselors. 


The primary purpose of this Counselor Education program from South Carolina State University is to produce individuals well qualified personally and professionally to perform effectively as counselors in elementary and/or secondary schools. 

Key Features 

  • The program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
  • Program graduates are eligible to apply for initial South Carolina state certification as school counselors provided they meet specified State Department of Education requirements offered through the program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Career and Lifestyle Development 
  • Understanding Educational Research
  • History and Philosophy of Education
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Group Dynamics, Techniques, and Procedures
  • Analysis and Interpretation of Group Testing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




51 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Graduate School application indicating the M.Ed. Program in Counselor Education as the intended major. 
  • A logically developed statement of career goals and plans attached to the Program application.
  • Copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts sent to The School of Graduate Studies.
  • GRE or MAT score;
  • English Proficiency Examination score (contact graduate school);
  • Undergraduate GPA and graduate GPA; all transcripts;
  • Submit three recommendations using the form provided in the application packet.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10519 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    21038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10519 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4964 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Orangeburg

876 - 1523 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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