Office of Graduate Studies
M.A. in Counseling with School Counseling Specialization – CACREP-Accredited
Caldwell, NJ 07006
M.A. in Counseling with School Counseling Specialization CACREP-Accredited
The M.A. in Counseling with School Counseling Specialization prepares qualified individuals who wish to pursue the profession of counselor in school settings. Upon completion of the program, students will have met the NJ Department of Education (DOE) requirements for the credential, School Counselor.
The program is designed to prepare students to work within the guidelines of the American School Counselor Association (ASCA)’s “National Model: A Framework for School Counseling Programs.” Graduates of this master’s program may also take an additional 12 credits to satisfy the educational requirements for the credential of New Jersey Licensed Professional Counselor. They are also eligible to take the additional 12 credits to meet the educational requirements for the New Jersey Department of Education Certification for the Director of School Counseling Services.
Accreditation:Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
International Student Requirements:A full list of admission and program requirements can be found on our Web site.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 48
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 930.00 USD
Classification: Baccalaureate College—General
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999