Auburn University

Master of Education in School Counseling

Auburn University offers an M.Ed in School Counseling for students who wish to work as professional school counselors in public or private schools. This program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). It offers courses in all eight CACREP common core areas. The degree leads to a recommendation for Class A Alabama professional educator certification.

This program is entirely online. Students complete practica and internships in settings related to their career goals. The program allows for both full-time and part-time enrollment.


Program Information

School Name: Auburn University

Program Name: Master of Education in School Counseling

Program Length: 3-year online with residency

Enrollment Type: Full-Time or part-time

Instruction Methods: Online

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Phone Number: (334) 844-3724

Program Requirements:

  • 33 hours of instructional support
  • 9 hours of internship
  • 3 hours of practicum
  • 15 hours of additional coursework

Admission Requirements

  • Completed online application with application fee
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • Statement of intent
  • Clear background check
  • Praxis (required if you do not have valid State of Alabama teaching certificate)
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Personal interview

Application Deadlines

  • February 1, 2020 for Fall 2020 enrollment

Last Updated: January 13, 2020

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