Concordia University - Nebraska

Master of Arts in School Counseling


800 N. Columbia Avenue

Seward, NE 68434

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in School Counseling

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in School Counseling from Concordia University, Nebraska is aligned to the standards of both the American School Counseling Association’s National Model and CACREP. This diverse program is ideal for existing teachers looking to become counselors or those without teaching credentials who desire their initial teaching licenses (student teaching not included). Concordia offers you academic excellence, faith-focused perspectives, flexibility and convenience so that you can maintain your existing responsibilities.

Our master’s in school counseling offers two potential tracks. In the first track, you will study school counseling best practices, legal and ethical issues, diverse populations, development and learning, consultation strategies, abnormal psychology, trauma and crisis intervention. In the second track, earn your initial teaching certificate by completing additional credits in literacy assessment and intervention, curriculum design and evaluation, behavior management, inclusive settings and basic foundations of special education. Through both a practicum and internship, you will gain hands-on experience that will be valuable for your future career.

With your online master’s in school counseling from Concordia, you will be able to pursue various careers. You could become a school counselor or complete further licensure requirements to teach. You might also serve as a school guidance counselor for multiple grade levels.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Download and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at The federal school code for Concordia University, Nebraska is 002541.

Locale: Distant Town

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