University of Maine

Graduate School

Counselor Education Program


5782 Winslow Hall

Room 42

Orono, ME 04469

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certificate of Advanced Study;, M.A.- Master of Arts;MEd.- Master of Education;M.Sc.- Master of Science, Doctor of Education;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

M.Ed.-The 48-credit hour Master's degree is designed to offer preparation for entry-level professional counseling in school settings. The curriculum is comprised of coursework and intensive supervised field experiences considered to be essential in the preparation of professional counselors with a developmental orientation. The C.A.S. is offered as a planned program of electives approved by an advisor representing 30 credit hours beyond the Master's degree. Through the C.A.S., students develop specialized knowledge about counseling with certain client populations, obtain advanced levels of supervision of counseling practice, and qualify for school counselor certification if they have previously prepared to work in community agency settings.


The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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