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Curriculum Requirements

School Counseling

Core Academic Courses (39 Credit Hours)

COUN 480 – Skills for Counseling (3)

COUN 535 – Orientation to Counseling and Ethics (3)

COUN 551 – Theory and Practice of Counseling (3)

COUN 554 – Group Dynamics and Methods (3)

COUN 545 – Critical Issues in Counseling (3)

COUN 550 – Foundations in School Counseling (3)

COUN 565 – Counseling Children and Adolescents (3)

COUN 525 – Assessment and Testing in Counseling (3)

COUN 552 – Career Development: Vocational Theory, Research, and Practice (3)

COUN 570 – Cross-Cultural Counseling: Theory and Research (3)

SCHP 690 – Psychopathology in School and Mental Health Settings (3)

SPED 557 – Classroom Management (3)

EDPY 682 – Educational Research Methods (3)

Core Field Experience Courses (9 Credit Hours)

COUN 555 – Practicum in Counseling (3)
Prerequisites: COUN 480, 535, 551 & 554

COUN 558 – Internship in School Counseling (6)
Prerequisite: COUN 555

Elective Courses (12 Credit Hours)

Selected in collaboration with an advisor, and may include courses such as:

COUN 560 – Practicum in Grief Support (3)

COUN 562 – Child Centered Play Therapy (3)

COUN 563 – Crisis Intervention for Counselors (3)

COUN 593 – Independent Study (3)


NOTE: Please check the Graduate Catalog for the most recent course descriptions

Updated 02/18/2019