Eastern University

Campolo College of Graduate and Professional Studies

MEd in School Counseling

Address:

1300 Eagle Road

Wayne, PA 19087

United States

Phone:

1-800-732-7669

Fax:

610-225-5601

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MEd in School Counseling

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

Eastern's Master's (MEd) in School Counseling equips you to become an advocate for students while promoting the welfare of an entire learning community. This graduate program prepares you to seek state certification as a PreK-12 school counselor, licensed professional counselor, and licensed behavior specialist.

  • Location: Main Campus: St. Davids
  • Delivery: Blended: combination of evening and online classes
  • Length: 2 years full-time or 3 years part-time
  • Meets the competency areas established by Pennsylvania Department of Education and American School Counseling Association
  • Meets the educational requirements for Licensed Behavior Specialist and Licensed Professional Counselor
  • Faculty have extensive experience within clinical settings and public and private schools
  • Students master evidence-based practices and research-based counseling skills
  • Reduced practicum and internship hours for PA Certified Educators
  • Competitive tuition, partnership grants, military benefits, and merit scholarships

Accreditation:

Middle States Association

International Student Requirements:

International students must complete the same admissions requirements and application process, although they must also take the TOFEL exam if their undergraduate training was in another language other than English. Additionally, they will need to meet all requirements to obtain an I-20 in order to obtain a student visa. The admissions deadline for international students is typically mid-April.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 63

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $650/credit USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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