College of Education and Health Professions
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of Education and Health Professions and
the General Degree Requirements pages.

Master of Education
School Counseling

Area 1 Professional Core Required Hours: 9
COUN 6115 Ethics and Professional Issues in Counseling
COUN 6225 Counseling Skills 1
COUN 6110 Research Methods and Design in Counseling
or
EDUF 6116 Educational Research Methods

Area 2 Concentration Required Hours: 34
COUN 6117 Diagnosis in Counseling
COUN 6118 Career Development
COUN 6119 Human Growth and Development
COUN 6155 Counseling Theory
COUN 6175 Cultural Perspectives in Counseling
COUN 6187 School Counseling Services
COUN 6245 Individual Analysis
COUN 6265 Group Techniques and Procedures
COUN 6415 Applied Practice in School Counseling
COUN 6697 Internship in School Counseling
COUN 6697 Internship in School Counseling

EDUF 6795 Collaboration for School/Student Improvement
COUN 6000 Portfolio/Exit Exam

Area 3 Electives Required Hours: 5
Select two courses from the following (or approved alternative):
COUN 6105 Psyc Aspects of Substance Abuse
COUN 6255 Play Therapy
COUN 6899 Independent Study
COUN 7165 Counseling Children
COUN 7786 Seminar in School Counseling
COUN 7215 Family Therapy Process/Practice
COUN 7286 Marriage Systems Theory/Therapy
COUN 7275 Adv Tech in Marr/Family Ther
COUN 7285 Marriage and Family Assessment

*Students must also satisfy Georgia certification requirements.

Total Hours Required: 48