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Certificate in School Counseling

The Graduate Certificate in School Counseling is designed for individuals who have a Master's degree in Counseling from a CACREP-accredited institution (or equivalent) in an emphasis other than school counseling. This certification program provides post-graduate training in the emphasis area of school counseling to students who have completed a Masters' in Counseling in a different emphasis. If this requirement has not been met additional course work, or the MS counseling program, may be required.

 

Program Coordinator:

Dr. Brenda O'Beirne

Winther 6047

Phone: (262) 472-1452

Email: obeirneb@uww.edu

 

Department Secretary:

Winther 6035

Phone: (262) 472-5426

Email: counslred@uww.edu

CERTIFICATE IN SCHOOL COUNSELING:

 

The Certificate Program requires completion of the following courses in sequence:

 

COUNSED 738

PERSPECTIVES IN SCHOOL COUNSELING

COUNSED 743

COUNSELING IN ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOL

COUNSED 745

COUNSELING IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS

COUNSED 795

INTERNSHIP

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Courses would be taken sequentially to address the development of counseling services K-12. The internship will be one or two semesters depending on the needs of the student, as determined by Counselor Education Faculty. Students having had a year-long Internship in the Masters program and having sufficient counseling experience with children will only be required to participate in a one semester Internship. However, some experience in all three areas (Elementary, Middle, and Secondary schools) would be required.