24 months
Duration
20126 USD/year
20126 USD/year
11938 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

The Counseling and Mental Health - School Counseling Emphasis program from The University of Arizona prepares students to become school counselors and licensed associate counselors. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The mission of the Counseling and Mental Health - School Counseling Emphasis program from The University of Arizona is to educate professional counselors to work with persons with disabilities as well as children and youth in school settings. Program curriculum draws from foundational content in school and mental health counseling. Through leadership, advocacy, collaboration, data, and action, program graduates will be competent at identifying and overcoming barriers that impede equal access to educational, social, environmental, and career opportunities for all persons. Graduates will be dedicated to promoting and facilitating the personal achievement, empowerment, and quality of life of all the populations we serve.

The Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies

The Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies is committed to research about and teaching of students with disabilities and special abilities. The department’s research, teaching, and service address current issues in special education, rehabilitation, school psychology, and deaf studies. The Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies (DPS) is dedicated to advancing human and economic development through the empowerment and effective inclusion of culturally diverse individuals with disabilities and special abilities of all ages. This is accomplished by conducting research to further knowledge and understanding of abilities, disabilities, adaptations, interventions, and support systems; preparing professionals to educate and facilitate the development of individuals with disabilities and special abilities; and providing leadership at the local, state, national, and international levels. To accomplish our mission, the department offers nationally recognized undergraduate, master's, educational specialist, and doctoral-level degrees to prepare teachers, counselors, specialists, administrators, school psychologists, school counselors, and researchers and educators in special education, rehabilitation, school psychology, gifted education, sign language and deaf studies, and educational interpreting.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Vocational Planning and Placement
  • Psychosocial and Familial Aspects of Disability
  • Practicum Rehabilitation Specialty
  • Counseling over the Lifespan
  • Career Development and Advanced Educational Planning for School Counselors
  • Practicum – School Counseling Specialty

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree Requirements
  • English Proficiency Requirements (Tests, Conditional, Exemptions)
  • Financial Guarantee and Visa Information
  • Health Insurance
  • Eligibility to Participate in Coursework (Citizens of Iran)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5969 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 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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