You look around and you see a world in chaos at both a global and local level. You may not be able to create world peace or solve global hunger, but you are sure that you have the gift of compassion and can help make this a better world one person at a time.
Palm Beach Atlantic University's Master of Science in School Counseling prepares you to serve the world at a higher level by pursuing state licensure to counsel clients in a professional setting.
At PBA, we offer guidance that focuses on biblical, historical, theoretical and practical studies. Combined with our thriving community connections, we help you develop skills in the field of counseling to reach your potential.
Our program delivers specific benefits including:
When you finish at PBA you will have:
International students should inquire about additional Master's in School Counseling admission requirements.
GRE/MAT is not required for students with a 3.0 cumulative grade point average from a regionally accredited college or university. The requirement is waived for applicants with a previously earned master’s degree or those who have completed 15 or more graduate credits with transferable grades from a regionally accredited institution.
Applicants will be notified in writing of the Graduate Admissions Committee’s decision within two weeks after completing the interview. To secure a spot in the program, accepted students must, no later than 30 days before classes begin, submit:
The estimated tuition for the entire Master of Science in School Counseling program is $29,520. This includes tuition for 51 credit hours ($550/credit) and the Resource Fee ($210/semester). For specifics about the Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling program, please review the degree section in the student catalog.
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*Cost based on 2016-2017 fee schedule and is subject to change. Additional fees may apply.
Palm Beach Atlantic makes every effort to offer financial assistance through a variety of programs (federal and institutional) to deserving students. Primary funding for graduate study is provided on the basis of demonstrated financial need in the form of work study awards and student loans. Students must apply for financial aid each year by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Assistance (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
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Are you ready to start your journey toward a career in School Counseling? Apply today for our Master of Science in School Counseling program.