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Master of Science in School Counseling


Non – thesis: 60 Semester Credit Hours
Program Information:
The Master of Science in School Counseling combines counseling theory and technique courses with practicum and field-based internship experiences. Additionally, students are eligible for school counselor certification and licensure as a professional counselor (LPC) in Texas.
Career Opportunities:
Classroom Teacher, School Counselor, Guidance Counselor.
Program Requirements:
• GPA of 3.0 (last 60 credit hours)
• Personal Statement: Typed, minimum 700-word personal statement that briefly describes your career goals, aspirations, and timetable for completion of your proposed graduate studies.
• Three letters of recommendation (one personal, one professional and one nomination)
• Interview
Degree Plan for curriculum outline and course information.
Department Contact:
College of Education
Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library (KLM) 429
5201 University Boulevard
Laredo, Texas 78041-1900
Phone: 956.326.2420

Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center, Suite 206
5201 University Boulevard Laredo, Texas 78041
Telephone: (956) 326.3020