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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 Master’s 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:

Ms. Tammy Albrecht
Winther 5056
Phone: (262) 472-5401
Email: albrecht@uww.edu

 

Department Secretary:

Winther 6035
Phone: (262) 472-5426
Email: counslred@uww.edu


Program Application for Certificate


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

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 Master’s 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.