School Counseling Program Outline

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First Year

Fall Semester

Course ID 

Course Title 

Credits

EDCE 559  

Critical Issues in School Counseling 

3 credits

 EDCE 639 

Counseling Theories

3 credits

 EDCE 695 

Pre-Practicum in Counseling

3 credits

 EDCE 698 

Research and Statistics

4 credits

 EDCE 585 

Introduction to School Counseling

2 credits

 

 

15 credits total

Spring Semester

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDCE 588 Human Growth and Development   3 credits 
EDCE 616  Psychopathology & Psychopharmacology  4 credits 
EDCE 650  Group Process  2 credits 
EDCE 696  Practicum  3 credits 
EDCE 587  Child and Adolescent Counseling  3 credits 
EDCE 595  Special Issues in School Counseling  2 credits 
    17 credits total 

Summer Semester

Course ID 

Course Title 

Credits

EDCE 564  

Assessment in School Counseling 

2 credits

EDCE 605 

Occupational Choice and Career Development in Counseling 

2 credits

EDCE 600 

Trauma, Crisis, and Grief 

2 credits

    6 credits total 
   FIRST YEAR TOTAL: 38 credits total   

SECOND YEAR:

(Full-time students will complete 18 credits, including Summer Term)

Fall Semester

Course ID 

Course Title 

Credits 

EDCE 697 A

Internship

5 credits 

EDCE 664 

Group Facilitation

2 credits

EDCE 581 

Chemical Dependency in Schools

2 credits

EDCE 610 

Classroom Management in the Schools

2 credits


  11 Credits Total

Spring Semester

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDCE 697 B 
Internship
5 credits
EDCE 550 
Multicultural Counseling
3 credits

  8 Credits Total

Summer Semester

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDCE 689 
Professional Seminar
3 credits 
EDCE 699 
Comprehensive Oral Examination
0 credit 
EDCE 693 
School Counseling Oral Examination
0 credit

  3 Credits Total

SECOND YEAR TOTAL:  22 Credits Total


M.A. Program: 60 Credits Total