School Counseling Course Sequence

Psychology & Counseling Department

Interested in Learning More About this Program?

Please contact:
Jennifer Barna, Ph.D., NCC, ACS
Associate Professor
Counseling Program Coordinator
School Counseling Program Coordinator
570-348-6211, ext. 2328
jbarna@marywood.edu

Program of Study ~ revised 2/2018

Course

Credits

B/Better

Clearances

Semester Taken

1st Summer

12

 

 

12

COUN 525: Theories of Counseling

3

 

 

 

COUN 532:  Multicultural Issues for Professional Counselors

3

 

 

 

COUN 530:  Ethics and Professional Conduct for Counselors

3

X

 

 

SPED 507: Characteristics and Remedial Strategies

3

 

X

 

1st Year Fall

9

 

 

21

COUN 510:  Principles and Practices of Professional School Counseling

3

 

 

 

COUN 543: Group Process in Counseling

3

 

 

 

COUN 518: Foundational Counseling Techniques

3

X

 

 

1st Year Spring

*apply for candidacy

9

 

 

30

COUN 500: Field Placement Prep

0

 

X

 

COUN 540: Developing and Managing a Successful School Counseling Program

3

 

 

 

COUN 501:  Research Methods

3

 

 

 

COUN 544: Advanced Counseling Techniques

3

X

 

 

2nd Year Summer

12

 

 

42

SPED 539: Behavior Management Approaches

3

 

X

 

EDUC 561: Methods, Materials, and Assessment in Teaching ELL

3

 

 

 

COUN xxx: Psychopathology Across the Lifespan

3

 

 

 

COUN 514: Human Development

3

 

 

 

2nd Year Fall

9

 

 

51

COUN 522: Practicum: PK-12 School Counseling (Group Supervision)

COUN 522a-c: Practicum: PK-12 School Counseling (Individual Supervision)

3

0

X

X

 

COUN 506: Student College and Career Readiness for School Counselors

3

 

 

 

COUN 561: Testing and Assessment in Counseling

3

 

 

 

2nd Year Spring         

*take comps/NCE/Praxis

*register for graduation

9

 

 

60

COUN 560: Internship: PK-12 School Counseling (300 hrs. elementary/300 hrs. secondary)

3

 

X

 

COUN XXX: Crisis and Trauma for Professional Counselors

3

 

 

 

COUN 535: Student Social and Emotional Development for School Counselors

3

 

 

 

DEAN 074: must register the semester of graduation

0

 

 

 

Total Credits

Credits

60       

* = Course requires clearances  

** = Course requires a grade of B or better

  • Students are responsible for ensuring that all courses for the degree are taken.
  • Course selections must be discussed with the student's advisor and individual financial aid situations critically evaluated. Typically, students taking less than 6 credits per semester are subject to financial aid penalties.
  • All courses are offered on basis of enrollment and are subject to change.