Lowest online tuition rate in the state of Nebraska
Many M.Ed. programs reduced from 36 to 30 credit hours

Master of Arts

School Counseling

Affordable Tuition

$193/mo

*if using financial aid

How to Pay
Online 50-62 credits * 32 - 40 months
Lowest online tuition rate in the state of Nebraska
Many M.Ed. programs reduced from 36 to 30 credit hours

Program Highlights & Benefits

Prepares school counselors to be leaders and advocates for the profession

Assist students in developing academic goals and help them work through social, academic, and behavioral issues

Online & Asynchronous Format

No GRE or Entrance Exam Required

For

Current teachers or professionals who want to earn a Master of Arts degree in School Counseling.

What You Learn

You will be trained to help develop students in three main areas: academic, personal/social, and career exploration. You will be prepared to advocate for students by working to problem solve and remove barriers to success.

How You Learn

This is an online cohort. You will check in online to complete assignments and participate in online discussions and group activities. You will finish one 3 credit course every 8 weeks.

Career Outcomes

Become a leader in your school and advocate for the profession.

Courses Offered

Course NumberTitleCredits
COU 501

Foundations of School Counseling

3
COU 502

Ethical and Legal Issues in School Counseling

3
COU 503

Counseling Diverse Populations

3
COU 510

Counseling Theories

3
COU 512

Child & Adolescent Development and Learning

3
COU 515

Group Theory and Counseling

3
EDUC 594

Research Evaluation and Design

3
COU 520

Counseling Program Development and Management

3
COU 522

Fundamentals of Assessment

3
COU 530

Consultation Strategies in the School

3
COU 540

Practicum

3
COU 550

Abnormal Psychology

3
COU 560

Trauma and Crisis Intervention

3
COU 570

Career and Educational Development in the Schools

3
COU 600

School Counselor Capstone

2
COU 601

Internship I (PK-6)

3
COU 602

Internship II (7-12)

3
 Total Credit Hours:50
 Track 2 Additional CoursesCredits

EDUC 520

Literacy Assessment and Intervention

3

EDUC 551

Curriculum Design and Evaluation

3

EDUC 576

Behavior Management in Inclusive Settings

3

EDUC 593

Basic Foundations of Special Education and Inclusive Practices

3
 Total Credit Hours:12

Track 1 is for current teachers. Track 2 is for teachers who do not have a teaching background, but desire to seek certification as a school counselor.