Our Lady of the Lake University
School of Professional Studies
411 SW 24th St
San Antonio, TX 78207
The online Master’s of Education Degree with a specialization in School Counseling provides the academic foundation for school counseling certification, as well as Professional Counselor licensure in the State of Texas The online school counseling program is offered in a cohort format. Each cohort will be comprised of 15-20 students who stay together during the duration of the program. The online school counseling program will follow the OLLU academic calendar. Cohort delivery offers unique benefits. As a member of a cohort you will have the opportunity to build lasting professional and personal relationships, be able to share similar educational goals, and offer and receive mutual academic and emotional support. At Our Lady of the Lake University, online classes are always taught by experienced faculty with a wide range of expertise, including current and former classroom teachers, principals, and district administrators, and state and nationally certified counselors, who blend theory and practical experiences to provide a rich environment for learning and growing. The Master’s of Education with a specialization in School Counseling is a 48 hour program that includes two-semester practicum requiring a minimum of 125 direct service hours and 225 total hours per semester, where the student is jointly supervised by the university and an accredited school.
Accreditation:Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
International Student Requirements:A score of at least 550 on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) if the student’s native language is not English.
Facts & Figures
# of Credits Required: 48
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federa Student Aid (FAFSA). Federal School Code: 003598
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999