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School of Education
2800 N Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21218
Master of Science in Counseling - School Counseling
The Master of Science in Counseling with a concentration in School Counseling is a 48-credit graduate program that students can complete at their own pace. Students have the option of completing a 60-credit degree program that allows them to complete the School Counseling Program as well as coursework for licensure as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor. The Counseling program is approved by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE). The program’s curriculum and field experiences are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
The program’s content includes the following areas: Professional Orientation and Ethical Practice, Social and Cultural Diversity, Human Growth and Development, Career Development, Helping Relationships, Group Work, Assessment, and Research/Program Evaluation. Students are instructed via didactic experiences, small group experiences, and applied learning at community based sites (e.g., agencies, schools).
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 48 or 60
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 774 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999