Office of Graduate Studies
Post-Master School Counseling Specialization
Caldwell, NJ 07006
New Jersey Department of Education School Counselor Certification
This program is intended for professionals with an M.A. in Counseling or a closely related field. Students will take the courses they need to meet the requirements to obtain a School Counselor Certification from the New Jersey Department of Education, including a practicum experience in a school setting.
Academic programs for these students are developed based on a review of their official graduate transcript(s). The program coordinator and candidate will identify areas/courses needed to satisfy educational requirements for certification in New Jersey. For mandated areas and course distributions, see the program requirements for the M.A. in Counseling with School Counseling Specialization.
Accreditation:Full accreditation from the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
International Student Requirements:A full list of admission and program requirements can be found on our Web site
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: The program coordinator and candidate will identify areas/courses needed to satisfy educational requirements for certification in New Jersey.
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 930.00 USD
Classification: Baccalaureate College—General
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999