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Post-Master Director of School Counseling

This program is designed for individuals who wish to pursue the New Jersey credential of Director of School Counseling Services. This endorsement qualifies the holder to serve as a director, administrator, or supervisor of school counseling services in grades PK-12.

The New Jersey Department of Education requires that applicants for this credential have a master’s degree, school counselor certification, and three years successful experience as a school counselor. The Caldwell University Post-Master program meets the state-mandated requirements for graduate coursework in the areas of administration, staff supervision, and curriculum development. (For more information on state requirements, consult www.nj.gov/njded/code/current/title6a/chap9.pdf, Subchapter 13.7.)

Admission RequirementsProgram RequirementsGainful Employment Disclosure
  • New Jersey School Counselor certification or an equivalent out-of-state certification
  • Master’s or higher degree from an accredited college or university
  • Three years successful experience as a school counselor in grades PK-12
  • Letter of recommendation from appropriate school professional
  • Official graduate transcript(s)
  • Personal Interview
  • Writing sample: In lieu of the statement of objectives on the application, submit a research-based paper of at least 5-10 pages that was previously submitted in an undergraduate or graduate counseling or psychology course. APA style preferred.
  • ED 650 Curriculum Leadership (3)
  • ED 671 Foundations of Pre-K–12 Administration & Curriculum Supervision (3)
  • ED 674 Education Law and Regulation (3)
  • CPS 670 Principles of Counselor Supervision (3)

 


Caldwell University
Graduate certificate in Post-Master Director of School Counseling
Program Length: 30 weeks
Students graduating on time

N/A* of Title IV students complete the program within 30 weeks1

*Fewer than 10 students enrolled in this program. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
Program Costs*
$12,810 for tuition and fees
$1200 for books and supplies

Other Costs

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion.
Note that this information is subject to change.
Students Borrowing Money

The typical graduate leaves with
N/A*
in debt3
*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

The typical monthly loan payment
N/A*
per month in student loans with an interest rate of N/A*4.
*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Graduates who got jobs
N/A* of program graduates got jobs
*We are not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.
Licensure Requirements6
Program meets licensure requirements in:
New Jersey
Additional Information:

No additional notes provided.

Date Created: 4/26/2019
These disclosures are required by the U.S. Department of Education

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