Counselor Education, M.Sc. | Mississippi State University | Starkville, United States
12 months
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9248 USD/year
9248 USD/year
9248 USD/year
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About

Hello! Welcome to the information page about the graduate program in Counselor Education from Mississippi State University. Does helping others inspire you? 

Overview

We’re dedicated to training highly skilled counselors who are committed to serving the needs of our local community, state, and beyond. 

The graduates pursue jobs in the P-12 educational environment, community mental health agencies, hospitals, vocational rehabilitation centers, community colleges and universities, and private practice. 

Educational opportunity

As a student, you will be working closely with faculty who are leaders in our state and nation, who believe in the power of advocacy, and strongly desire to make our world a better place. Join us today and make a difference in your community.

After reading the information below, please feel free to reach out to one of our faculty by phone or by email. Thank you for your interest in the Counselor Education program from Mississippi State University and we look forward to connecting with you soon!

Accreditation

The Counselor Education Graduate degree programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Programme Structure

  • Students can earn a Master of Science in Counseling or an Educational Specialist in Counseling with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling or School Counseling.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
53

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
53

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed graduate application. Click HERE to access this directly.
  • A statement of purpose detailing your professional goals and how those goals fit the program to which you are applying.
  • Names and email addresses for three references including two professional contacts and one instructor/professor who can speak to your academic ability. The admissions office will send them a link to an online reference form. Do not list family members and please inform your references so they can expect to be contacted by the admissions office.
  • A minimum 2.75 GPA (bachelor’s degree) for admission to M.S. programs and a recommended minimum of 3.3 GPA (master’s degree) for admission to Ed.S programs.
  • Individuals applying to the Ed.S. degree must hold a M.S. degree in counseling or a related field (as determined by program concentration).
  • Current medical immunization record.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4624 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4624 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4624 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Starkville

800 - 1300 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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