Professional School Counseling Program

Master of Arts in Education

Core Courses—27 hours

CNS 5000 Professional and Ethical Issues

CNS 5050 Counseling Skills and Techniques

CNS 5500 Research and Program Evaluation

CNS 5400 Theories of Counseling

CNS 5700 Career Counseling and Development

CNS 5025 Lifespan Development

CNS 5100 Groups in Counseling

CNS 5600 Assessment Practices in Counseling (prerequisite: CNS 5500)

CNS 5800 Multicultural and Social Justice Counseling

Specialty Area Courses—18 hours

CNS 5350 The Professional School Counselor

CNS 5550 Seminar in School Counseling

CNS 5250 Counseling Children and Adolescents

CNS 5310 Mental Health Issues in Childhood and Adolescence

CNS 5900 Addictions Counseling

CNS 5060 Crisis Intervention

Elective Courses—6 hours

Select two elective courses from the following:

CNS 5080 Gender and Sexuality Issues in Counseling,

CNS 5850 Theory and Process of Family Counseling,

CNS 5070 College Counseling and Student Affairs,

CNS 5870 The Family and Addiction, or

CNSS 5xxx Special Topics in Counseling (may be repeated for different topics)

Clinical Field Placement Courses—9 hours

CNS 6100 Counseling Practicum (School Counseling Setting)

CNS 6130 School Counseling Internship (course is repeated once to earn a total of 6-

credit hours)

Total Hours: 60