Master of Arts in Education (School Counseling)

University of North Alabama

Program Description

Master of Arts in Education (School Counseling)

University of North Alabama

The Department of Counselor Education offers master's degree programs for students who have completed bachelor's degrees and are preparing themselves for employment as school or clinical mental health counselors. The School Counseling (M.A.Ed.) graduate program in the Department of Counselor Education is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) under the 2001 standards and listed on the International Registry of Counselor Education Programs. The Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.A.) program is accredited by CACREP under the 2009 standards.

The Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program qualifies students for a variety of counseling positions in the community and meets the coursework requirements for Licensed Professional Counselor status in Alabama. The School Counseling Program prepares students to serve effectively as elementary and secondary school counselors and meets the requirements for School Counselor certification/licensure in Alabama and/or other states. Please consult the UNA Graduate Catalog or the Department of Counselor Education for additional information regarding the degree programs in counseling.

Career Options: Graduates of the Counseling program are employed in numerous settings, including the following:

  • Colleges and Universities
  • Department of Human Resources
  • Hospice
  • Mental Health Centers
  • Nursing Homes
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Substance Abuse Programs
  • Private Practice
  • Elementary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 23, 2017
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This course is Campus or Online
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Sept. 2018
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Full time
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USA - Florence, Alabama
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Sept. 2018
USA - Florence, Alabama
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