University of Pennsylvania

Graduate School of Education

Executive Program in School and Mental Health Counseling



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Executive Program in School and Mental Health Counseling, M.S.Ed.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.S.Ed. Executive Program in School and Mental Health Counseling is designed for working professionals embarking on careers as either school or mental health counselors. The program is organized around three distinct emphases: School Counseling Certification, Mental Health Counseling Licensure, and School and Mental Health Counseling Certification plus Licensure. Using an executive-learning format, students earn their degree while maintaining their full-time employment by attending two years of monthly weekend classes and one week of intense study each of the two summers. After graduating from the program, students will be prepared for such careers as school counselors, college and career counselors, or mental health counseling professionals who work in schools, colleges, community agencies, or hospital settings. Specific preparation is dependent, in part, on the nature of the internships completed during the program.



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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