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College of Education, Health and Human Services
The Master of Education in School Counseling consists of two concentrations: Classroom Guidance for Teachers and Professional School Counseling.
The mission, intent and purpose of the School Counseling program at Kent State University is to prepare students for employment as professional school counselors in K-12 institutions.
Note: State/Federal background checks are required for practicum/internship experiences. See Program Coordinator for more information.
Official transcript(s), goal statement, two letters of recommendation, Questions in Anticipation of Licensure form and interview.
Please refer to the university policy for graduate admission.
The M.Ed. degree curriculum is a minimum of 49 semester hours, including a 600 clock-hour internship. A pre-practicum examination and comprehensive examination must be passed for matriculation and graduation. This program is designed to fulfill the educational requirements for licensure as a Licensed School Counselor in the state of Ohio. The program may be pursued on a part-time or full-time basis, although some full-time study is urged.
Licensure Requirement (not required for graduation):
Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
Chi Sigma Iota
Internship is required.
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