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The Master of Arts in School Counseling prepares students to satisfy academic requirements for the Professional School Counseling Certification in the State of Texas. This degree is only available to those who satisfy the teaching experience as required by the State Board of Educator Certification (S.B.E.C.) prior to entering CSL6855 Practicum School Counseling. The program is comprised of 42 graduate hours and includes a minimum of 160 practicum hours. Students completing this degree and passing the TExES examination for School Counseling are eligible for employment as a school counselor in an educational setting. Graduates will be counselors, academic advisors and advocates who create conditions of academic achievement for children in public and private schools. This program is offered exclusively in the classroom lecture environment.
Get the full details and requirements for Master of Arts / School Counseling.