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School Counseling

The University of Alabama

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
30250 USD/year
30250 USD/year
10780 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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About

The master’s degree in School Counseling at The University of Alabama is designed to provide prospective school counselors with the skills necessary to establish and conduct effective developmental guidance and counseling programs in schools, pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. 

Overview

Key Features

Students preparing for positions in School Counseling at The University of Alabama are provided experiences qualifying them for work at all levels of school counseling. 

The school counseling program is 60 hours and meets accreditation criteria of The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CEAP; formally NCATE) and Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Life Span Development
  • Multicultural Counseling 
  • Career Development
  • Counselling Skills

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

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.
3

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application form
  • Application fee payment
  • Statement of purpose
  • Unofficial admission scores (GRE, GMAT, MAT or MCAT; if required by the department)
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Language scores (non-native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15125 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    30250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15125 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    10780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5390 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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