Overview - EdS in Counselor Education (School Counselor Certification)

School counselor with a student

Program at a Glance

Delivery Format - Online

Number of Credit Hours - 30

Tuition per Hour - $420

Fees - $10 College of Education graduate fee (per hour)

Application Deadline - Applications accepted year round

Programs, courses and tuition subject to change.

Advance Your Techniques to Help Students Thrive

Through the EdS in Counselor Education, you can learn cutting-edge techniques to help your students thrive. The coursework focuses on theory, practice and research that will complement your existing education and experience in the field, enhancing your ability to serve a diverse population of students. With courses in counseling strategies and play therapy, this program will allow you to strengthen your skills and progress your career at the same time. You can also tailor your coursework to your professional goals and interests through electives.

All classes are available online and are taught by the same faculty who teach on UA’s main campus. Courses are offered in a combination of synchronous and asynchronous online formats. Completion of the degree leads to Alabama Class AA School Counselor (P-12) Certification. This degree program may also count toward professional counseling licensure requirements.

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