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2020-2021 Rivier Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Rivier Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Education in School Counseling (Certification Program)

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This program is designed for individuals who hold a Bachelor’s degree who want to become eligible for employment as a school counselor. This program leads to licensure in school counseling (school guidance counselor, K-12) by the New Hampshire State Department of Education. With emphasis on the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) National Model and the New Hampshire Comprehensive Guidance and Counseling Model, this program is designed to provide students with conceptualization and intervention skills for the school setting.

Upon completion of this program, you will be eligible for certification in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories, the Department of Defense Education Activity, Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario per the NASDTEC Interstate Agreement.


Degree Requirements (55 Credits)

Other Program Requirements

  • 50 hours of pre-practicum in school counseling
  • Candidacy review that includes a disposition review
  • E-Portfolio review for candidacy, internship and graduation
  • Successful completion of comprehensive examination

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