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Master of Education - School Counseling Emphasis, M.Ed.

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Requirements

The Master of Education in School Counseling (MEdSC) emphasis prepares individuals to provideschool counseling services in grades K-12 in public and private schools, as well as academicadvisement centers in universities and colleges. Students will gain skills in behavior and educationassessment and intervention; career development and college & career readiness; ethical, legal,and professional standards; and individual and group counseling for diverse populations; they willalso gain skills in working more effectively with schools and the community. Successful graduateswill be eligible for professional licensure as a school counselor in the state of Utah.

(Program inactive beginning Summer 2023)

Total Program Credits: 51

Discipline Core Requirements: 12 Credits
  EDUC 6100 Research Methodology 3
  EDUC 6110 Applied Statistics for Education 3
  EDUC 6200 Masters Project 3
  EDUC 691R Project I 1
  EDUC 692R Project II 1
  EDUC 693R Project III 1
Emphasis Requirements: 39 Credits
  CMHC 6010 Theories of Counseling 3
  CMHC 6020 Techniques of Counseling 3
  CMHC 6060 Psychological Assessment 3
  CMHC 6070 Group Counseling 3
  CMHC 6160 Human Development 3
  EDUC 6010 ABA Concepts and Principles 3
  EDUC 6020 Ethics and Professional Competencies in Applied Behavioral Analysis 3
  EDUC 6031 Interventions in Schools 3
  EDUC 6032 Career Counseling 3
  EDUC 6033 College and Career Readiness 3
  EDUC 6210 Masters Project School Counseling Internship 3
  EDUC 6311 Introduction to Exceptional Students 3
  EDUC 6330 Diversity and Differentiation in the Classroom 3

 

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Semester 1 Credit Hours
EDUC 6020 Ethics and Professional Competencies 3
EDUC 6010 ABA Concepts and Principles 3
EDUC 6110 Statistics 3
  Semester total: 9
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
CMHC 6010  Theories of Counseling 3
CMHC 6020 Techniques of Counseling 3
EDUC 6100 Research Methods 3
  Semester total: 9
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
CMHC 6070 Group Counseling 3
EDUC 691R Project I 1
EDUC 692R Project II 1
EDUC 693R   Project III 1
EDUC 6032 Career Counseling 3
  Semester total: 9
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
CMHC 6060 Psychological Assessment 3
CMHC 6160 Human Development 3
EDUC 6031 Interventions in Schools 3
    9
Semester 5 Course Title Credit Hours
EDUC 6033 College and Career Readiness 3
EDUC 6200 Master’s Project 3
EDUC 6311 Introduction to Exceptional Students 3
  Semester total: 9
Semester 6 Course Title Credit Hours
EDUC 6330 Diversity & Differentiation in the Classroom 3
EDUC 6201 Master’s Project School Counseling Internship 3
  Semester total: 6
  Degree total: 51

 

Department

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