School Counseling - Teacher Licensure

Liberty University

M.Ed. Online
30 months
615 USD/credit
615 USD/credit
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Liberty University CACREP–accredited M.Ed. master’s in School Counseling - Teacher Licensure prepares you to be a school counselor in Christian, public, and private schools.


So, why get a master of education in school counseling? With this School Counseling - Teacher Licensure degree from Liberty University, you will obtain counseling and psychology knowledge and training, focusing on ethics and techniques, ethnicity, family counseling, and career guidance. This M.Ed. program provides specialized preparation for individuals seeking credentials for a K-12 school position.

Potential Future Careers for Those Who Earn a Master of Education in School Counseling Online

Upon completion of your online Master of Education — School Counseling degree from Liberty University, you will have the opportunity to pursue:

  • Licensed school counseling in public and private K-12 schools
  • Continued education/requirements to become a licensed professional counselor



Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling Theories and Techniques
  • Career Development and Counseling
  • Child and Adolescent Counseling in the Schools
  • School Counseling Program Development and Evaluation 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines




48 alternative credits



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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.


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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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School Counseling - Teacher Licensure
Liberty University


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