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School Counseling

Roosevelt University

36 months
21035 USD/year
21035 USD/year
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School Counseling from Roosevelt University curriculum prepares every candidate to work democratically with diverse students and families. The program leads to an Illinois school counselor credential.

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School Counseling from Roosevelt University course work provides students with the skills to work with a diversity of student populations. Graduates of the School Counseling program enter their field with an in-depth knowledge of children, adolescents, and the socio-emotional conditions that foster student learning.


The Master's in School Counseling (SC) program prepares counselor candidates to support and advocate on behalf of the learning and social-emotional needs of children and adolescents in K-12 schools

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Social and Cultural Foundations
  • School Counseling, School Environment, and Consultation
  • School Counseling Program Development and Classroom Management
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Internship: School Counseling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For priority consideration, the deadline to apply is March 1. For regular consideration, the deadline is rolling until two weeks before the start.


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for the entirety of their undergraduate course work, a minimum of 120 credit hours of credit at the undergraduate level, a personal statement outlining goals and aspirations, and two letters of recommendation from individuals who can evaluate academic or work abilities. 
  • $40 Application Fee
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges/universities within the United States. Coursework completed outside the U.S. requires a Foreign Credential Evaluation to be submitted.
  • Letter of Intent outlining your personal and professional goals, why you are interested in the program, and how it will help you achieve your goals. 
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Applicants for the program in School Counseling must submit evidence of a passing score on the ACT or SAT score that meets the state's criterion.
  • Online Application

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1297 - 2491 USD /month
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