School Counseling Certification -- Elementary or Secondary

Psychology & Counseling Department

Interested in Learning More About this Program?

Please contact:
Jennifer Barna, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Counseling Program Coordinator
School Counseling Program Coordinator
570-348-6211, ext. 2328


School Counseling Certification -- Elementary or Secondary

Marywood makes it easy for current school counselors with a master’s degree to earn a second school counseling certification through its post master's certification program. Through evening, summer, and online courses, this program enables students to earn a second certification in elementary or secondary school counseling in approximately one year.


COUN 510: Principles and Practices of Professional School Counseling|
COUN 540: Developing and Managing a Successful School Counseling Program
COUN 535: Consultation, Collaboration, and Critical Issues for Professional School Counselors
EDUC 561: Methods and Materials for Teaching ESL Students
SED 507: Characteristics and Remedial Strategies for perse Learners
SED 539: Behavior Management Approaches
COUN 560: Internship, PK-12 School Counseling (300 hours)

A plan of study will be developed based on a review of graduate transcripts.