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Post-Master School Counseling Specialization

This program is intended for professionals with an M.A. in Counseling or a closely related field. Students take the courses they need to meet the requirements to obtain a School Counselor Certification from the New Jersey Department of Education, including a practicum experience in a school setting.

Academic programs for these students are developed based on a review of their official graduate transcript(s). The program coordinator and candidate will identify areas/courses needed to satisfy educational requirements for certification in New Jersey. For mandated areas and course distributions, see the program requirements for the M.A. in Counseling with School Counseling Specialization.

Admission Requirements Gainful Employment Disclosure
  • Master’s degree in Counseling or a closely related field
  •  Official graduate transcript(s)
  •  One letter of recommendation

Post-Master applicants who completed an M.A. in Counseling at Caldwell University

  • Your graduate transcript will be obtained by Graduate Admissions from the Office of the Registrar
  • Participate in an interview with the Program Coordinator in order to plan future coursework
  • Letter of recommendation is waived

Caldwell University
Graduate certificate in Post-Master School Counseling Specialization 
Program Length: 45 weeks

Students graduating on time

N/A* of Title IV students complete the program within 45 weeks

*Fewer than 10 students enrolled in this program. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Program Costs*
$25,185 for tuition and fees
$3,000 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 debt

*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*.

*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Licensure Requirements
Program meets licensure requirements in:
New Jersey

Additional Information

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

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