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2022-2023 Rivier University Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Rivier University Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in Counseling

This program is designed for professionals who hold a Master’s degree in counseling or a closely related field who want to pursue further education to increase the knowledge and expertise they bring to their current professional responsibilities. Students who wish to obtain school counseling licensure as part of the Ed.S. program may do so with the approval of the Program Director. The Program Director may authorize course substitutions in the program for those seeking licensure in school counseling. Students working to obtain school counseling licensure will be eligible for certification upon completion of N.H. Department of Education standards and requirements.

Degree Requirements (36 Credits)

Other Program Requirements

  • Candidacy review which that includes a disposition review
  • E-Portfolio review for candidacy and graduation
  • Successful completion of comprehensive examination