Master of Education in School Counseling

Master of Education with a cognate in School Counseling

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Liberty University’s, CACREP accredited, Master of Education in School Counseling prepares you to be a school counselor in Christian, public and private schools. You will master counseling and psychology skills, focusing on ethics and techniques, ethnicity and family counseling and career guidance. Courses provide specialized preparation for individuals seeking credentials for a K-12 school position.

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You may also be interested in exploring our master degree in Teaching, Human Services Counseling, or Marriage and Family Therapy.



Program Format

Potential Career Options

  • School Counselor

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA). Information obtained on September 19, 2017.

Degree Information and Requirements

  • A six credit hour internship is required.
  • The Education Department will verify that students have completed one of Liberty’s Virginia state-approved licensure programs.
  • Students should verify any additional licensure requirements with their home state.
  • No prior teaching license is required for this program.
  • Visit the School of Behavioral Sciences
  • View the Degree Completion Plan
  • View the Graduate Course Syllabi
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