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MS in Education (School Counseling)

Pictured | Hayley Clay | Counseling and Human Services, School Counseling | B.S., Shippensburg University | Dillsburg, Pennsylvania (hometown)


Master of Science in Education in School Counseling

The Master of Science (MS) in Education in School Counseling consists of 48 credit hours of graduate study. This program leads to licensure as a school counselor in the state of Indiana and prepares candidates to work in the school setting with P-12 students, parents, administrators, and other stakeholders. Students fulfill requirements in both the common counseling core of the curriculum as well as courses specific to the school counseling. The program follows a cohort model wherein students are admitted and take courses with an identified group of their peers. The program can be completed in a minimum of three years of full-time study, which includes summer classes.


Admission Procedures

For further information regarding admission procedures, please see the School of Education Graduate Degrees page.


Degree Requirements (48 cr.)

All courses are 3 credit hours, unless otherwise designated.

First Year Courses (15 cr.)
  • EDUC-G 500 Orientation to Counseling
  • EDUC-G 506 Personality Development: Growth of Normal and Deviant Styles
  • EDUC-G 515 Etiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Mental Health Disorders
  • EDUC-G 522 Counseling Techniques
  • EDUC-G 523 Laboratory Counseling and Guidance
  • EDUC-G 575 Multicultural Counseling

Second Year Courses (18 cr.)
  • EDUC-G 524 Practicum in Counseling
  • EDUC-G 532 Introduction to Group Counseling
  • EDUC-G 542 Organization and Development of Counseling Programs
  • EDUC-G 562 School Counseling
  • EDUC-G 592 Seminar in Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention
  • EDUC-P 514 Life Span Development: Birth-Death

Third Year Courses (12 cr.)
  • EDUC-G 505 Individual Appraisal: Principles and Procedures
  • EDUC-G 550 Internship in Counseling (fall and spring semesters)
  • EDUC-G 590 Research in Counseling and Guidance

Final Summer (3 cr.)
  • EDUC-G 507 Lifestyle and Career Development

Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate Licensure (LMHCA)

Students wanting to add the LMHCA will enroll in the following:

  • EDUC-G 516 Understanding Child and Adolescent Behavioral Disorders
  • EDUC-G 517 Crisis and Trauma Counseling
  • EDUC-G 525 Advanced Counseling Practicum
  • EDUC-G 563 Mental Health Counseling
  • EDUC-G 570 Human Sexuality

Academic Bulletins

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2016-2017 Campus Bulletin
2015-2016 Campus Bulletin
2014-2015 Campus Bulletin

Please be aware that the PDF is formatted from the webpages; some pages may be out of order.