School Counseling Graduate Option
This option is offered within the following major(s):
Available only at OSU-Cascades and via Ecampus.
The Master of Counseling (MCOUN) degree with a School Counseling option is a 75-credit program offered 1) on-campus at OSU-Cascades in Bend, and 2) through an Ecampus "hybrid" model, online and face-to-face. The OSU-Cascades program offers a two-year full-time or three-year part-time format while the Ecampus program is a three-year part-time format.
The Master of Counseling degree uses a competency-based approach to preparing school counselors. The program prepares the counselor to provide comprehensive school counseling programs that serve all students. Counselors will learn to utilize strategies to work with their students’ academic, personal/social, and career development needs. Preparation consists of a sequential program that integrates academic knowledge and theory with closely supervised counseling practice. Self-exploration and personal development are integral components of the program.
Graduates are eligible for an Oregon School Counselor License upon completion of additional steps required by the Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission.
Option Code: 2980