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College of Education, Health and Human Services
The Educational Specialist in Counseling can be highly individualized to meet the needs of students having interests in a variety of school or community settings. The degree is an advanced-level practitioner's degree, and the focus is on practical knowledge and skill.
Official transcript(s), goal statement, two letters of recommendation and interview.
Please refer to the university policy for graduate admission.
Educational Specialist programs in the College of Education, Health and Human Services practice selective admission. Requirements include, among other things, evidence of high scholastic achievement, a high level of verbal ability and positive letters of recommendation
All Ed.S. programs, with the exception of school psychology, require that applicants must have completed or be about to complete their master’s degree from an accredited institution.
Minimum 21 credit hours are needed beyond a counseling Master's degree from Kent State University; 30 credit hours are needed beyond a counseling Master's degree from non-Kent State University institutions.
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