School Counseling Program Bulletin Board

Overview of School Counseling Program

Program Announcements

The M.Ed. in School Counseling program has received an eight year accreditation from CACREP as of July 9, 2015. CACREP is an independent accreditation agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. The vision of CACREP is to provide leadership and to promote excellence in professional preparation through the accreditation of counseling and related educational programs. CACREP is committed to the development of standards and procedures that reflect the needs of a dynamic, diverse, and complex society.

Liberty University’s School of Education, including the M.Ed. in School Counseling Program is nationally recognized by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), now consolidated into the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

Outcomes from the comprehensive program assessment are documented in the attached executive summary for review by interested persons.

Also, review the M.Ed. in School Counseling program Assessment Process and Program Modifications Summary.

Professional Activities

  • The Center for Apologetics at Liberty University hosted a professional development for the faculty on the topic "Preparing Our Students in Engage the Post-Modern World."
  • Dr. Gerald Corey hosted An Integrative Approach to Counseling webinar.
  • Join ASCA Scene
  • Fall 2015 Crisis and Trauma Resource Institute (CTRI) Workshops in Arlington, Virginia
  • Two $200 scholarships are available to support students to attend the Association for Specialists in Group Work National Conference, which will be held February 18-20, 2016, in Washington, DC. Applications must be received by November 15, 2015. Applicants must submit a 300-500 word written statement that (1) confirms AGSW membership, (2) identifies the university and degree program in which the applicant is currently enrolled, and (3) includes a statement of hte applicant's interest and experience in group work, including ways in which the applicant is likely to benefit professionally from attending the conference. Applicants should also provide the following information: name, mailing address, e-mail address, and contact number(s). An attachment with the requested information may be emailed to

Community Service/Volunteer Opportunities


Job Opportunities

  • Duke Summer Session is hiring for its 2016 middle and high school summer programs. For questions, please contact

  • Southern Teachers helps school counseling graduates find jobs in K-12 private/independent schools.

  • Be sure to check Liberty University's Career Center for interviewing and resume' tips and the LUNETWORK for job postings.

  • Be sure to continue to monitor the Human Resources website for any division with which you wish to seek employment.

Ethical Standards/Guidelines

Professional Organizations

Accrediting Bodies

Credentialing Bodies and Licensure