Vanderbilt University

Peabody College

Master of Education in human development counseling


2301 Vanderbilt Place

Nashville, TN 37235

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education in human development counseling

Format: Online

Program Description:

Vanderbilt University’s top-ranked Peabody College offers an M.Ed. in human development counseling with a specialization in school counseling online. Through live online classes, hands-on placements in local schools, and in-person learning opportunities on campus in Nashville, Tennessee, students prepare for licensure and develop the social-emotional skills to lead effective K–12 counseling programs.
The program consists of 48 credit hours, which can be completed on a full- or part-time schedule. A bachelor’s degree is required to apply.

•    Prepare for counseling licensure
•    Attend live classes hosted online via webcam
•    Develop the skills to manage K–12 school counseling programs
•    Delivered online from top-ranked Peabody College
•    Bachelor’s degree required to apply
•    Part-time or full-time schedules available
•    Guided placements in local schools for hands-on field experience
•    Complete your master’s online in two to three years
•    Develop critical-thinking and social-emotional skills
•    In-person immersions in Nashville, Tennessee
•    Ranked among best graduate schools of education by U.S. News & World Report


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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