Master of Arts in School Counseling
Students in the School Counseling MA program must complete a minimum of 60 credits including the following. Candidates are expected to maintain an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Following are the courses on the degree plan.
|COUN 5350||Introduction to Substance and Process Addictions 1||3|
|COUN 5433||Multicultural Issues in Counseling 1||3|
|COUN 5447||Lifespan Development for Professional Counseling 1||3|
|COUN 5457||Career Development: Theory and Practice 1||3|
|COUN 5468||Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling 1||3|
|COUN 5454||Introduction to Counseling Children and Adolescents 1||3|
|COUN 5501||Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy 1||3|
|COUN 5531||Introduction to School Counseling 1||3|
|COUN 5553||Counseling Relationships and Skills 2||3|
|COUN 6250||Diagnosis and Treatment Across the Lifespan 1||3|
|COUN 6455||Group Work: Theory and Practice 2||3|
|COUN 6467||Assessment in Counseling 1||3|
|COUN 6531||Advanced School Counseling||3|
|COUN 6553||Advanced Skills and Techniques in Counseling 2||3|
|COUN 6568||Research Methodology 1||3|
|COUN 6950||Counseling Practicum 2||3|
|COUN 6983||School Counseling Internship I 2, 3||3|
|COUN 6984||School Counseling Internship II 2,3||3|
|SPED 5403||Foundations in Research and Evaluation of Psychoeducational Issues in Special Education 1||3|
|Select one elective course in consultation with advisor 4||3|
|COUN 6999S||Comprehensive Exam in School Counseling 5||0|
Grades of B- or better is required.
Grade of B or better is required.
Matriculated School Counselors who have 30 months of teaching experience as a certified teacher in Connecticut may take the following course instead of the two semesters of internship. COUN 6985 School Counseling Internship for Teachers with 30 months of experience 6 credits.
You may choose electives based on your interest and availability.
May be taken during the last semester of study or one semester prior. Note: Registration is required to sit for the exam. A grade of 70% or better is required for passing.
Concentration in Queer and Trans Mental Health
|MFTH 5470||Queer and Trans Mental Health||3|
|MFTH 5480||Transgender and Gender Expansive Affirming Care||1.5|
|MFTH 5481||Conversations with Queer and Trans Youth||1.5|
|MFTH 5999G||Queer and Trans Mental Health Capstone||3|