Major

School Counseling, M.A.

Future generations need caring counselors who will guide them in wisdom and compassion. With an M.A. in School Counseling, you'll gain the skills specifically needed in providing mental health services in a school setting.

Degree


Counseling within a school setting comes with its own unique rewards and challenges—with LETU's Master of Arts in School Counseling, you'll focus on specializing in providing the utmost care for young people. You'll also graduate with hands-on experience through practicum and internship opportunities that will prepare you for a real-world school setting.

INTERESTING CLASSES YOU'LL TAKE

  • Psychopathology: Diagnosis & Treatment of Mental Disorders 
  • Lifespan Human Development 
  • Group Counseling Methods
  • Teaching Children and Adolescents 

To learn more about course requirements, view the course catalog.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES 

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employment for school counselors will grow 13% between now and 2026, faster than all occupations. You'll be prepared to enter the workforce as an elementary, middle or high school counselor. 


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