Master of Science in School Counseling

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Become a leader in education.

Your skills and expertise can change a student’s life. Get your degree in School Counseling and make a difference.

What will I learn?

You’ll learn theories and methods that help you understand students at different grade levels. You'll also be prepared to pass the TExES exam for school counseling. You’ll learn how to develop and facilitate:

  • Crisis intervention counseling
  • Large and small group guidance
  • Comprehensive developmental guidance programs
  • Advocacy for students, families, educational programs and the profession of school counseling
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When are classes?

We have classes during spring, summer and fall semesters. Classes meet once a week, Monday through Thursday evening, as well as Saturday morning and afternoon.

What are the admission requirements?

You can apply online. Here's what we consider during the admission process:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • One of the following requirements
    1. 3.0 cumulative GPA score or 3.25 over the last 60 hours
    2. An official GRE score report. Recommended achievement of 150 verbal, 142 quantitative and 4.0 writing.
  • Interview session with program faculty

Admission Deadline:

  • For Fall 2016:
    • Deadline - June 15, 2016
    • Interview day - June 24, 2016 
  • For Spring 2016:
    • Deadline - October 15, 2016
    • Interview day - October 24, 2016
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Are you preparing for licensure?

In certain circumstances, you can take your required counseling and marriage and family therapy courses for licensure at Texas Wesleyan. Your situation is not uncommon, but we'll need to meet with you to learn more about your unique needs. Contact us and let's talk.

Dr. Linda Metcalf
Director of Graduate Counseling 
817-531-7530
lmetcalf@txwes.edu

 
Contact Us
Graduate Admissions

Location: Baker-Martin House
Phone: 817-531-4930
Toll Free: 1-800-580-8980
graduate@txwes.edu

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact Us:
1201 Wesleyan Street
Fort Worth, TX 76105

817-531-4444
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