Liberty University

M.Ed. - School Counseling

Address:

1971 University Blvd

Lynchburg, VA 24515

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.Ed. - School Counseling

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Liberty University's Master of Education program prepares you for effective leadership in Christian, private and public schools. Courses provide specialized preparation for students seeking credentials for a K-12 school position or those with a desire to further their education and pursue either an Ed.S. or Ed.D. Your specialization will supplement your core courses and give you in-depth knowledge in your chosen field. Liberty University's Master of Education - School Counseling program prepares students to be school counselors in Christian, public and private schools. You will learn counseling and psychology skills, focusing on ethics and techniques, ethnicity and family counseling and career guidance. Courses provide specialized preparation for individuals seeking credentials for a K-12 school position or those with a desire to further their education and pursue either an Ed.S. or Ed.D. A three-credit-hour student teaching internship is required as part of the M.Ed. program, and on-campus intensives may be required. This program is approved through the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and is a state-approved program for advanced licensure (reciprocity with other states) or endorsements.