Graduate 2013-2014 by Southern Arkansas University

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statement of purpose the school counseling program prepares knowledgeable self-aware professional school counselors and fulfils the licensure requirements for school counseling p 8 and 7-12 in arkansas and in most other states with an appropriate balance of theoretical emphasis and practical application graduates are trained to address the developmental needs of children and adolescents and to implement comprehensive developmental guidance programs that are consistent with the american school counselor association’s national model and national standards licensure program a student’s plan of study is designed to meet licensure requirements according to arkansas law southern arkansas university is not responsible for courses required for licensure if the state changes requirements after the student’s program is approved earning a master’s degree from southern arkansas university does not mean that the degree recipient will receive a license the arkansas department of education or other licensing agency determines who will receive a license note for a candidate holding a graduate degree southern arkansas university will review the candidate’s credentials on an individual basis and develop a program of study based on licensure requirements applicants to the m.ed in school counseling are required to submit a letter of application prior to admission to the program specific degree requirements all candidates for the master’s degree with specialization in school counseling and development will be required to complete 51 semester hours selected from the courses listed below school counseling and development curriculum professional education core courses 9 credit hours educ 6003 educational research plus three semester hours selected from the following educ 6403 school law s ed 6213 secondary school curriculum e ed 6013 elementary school curriculum plus three semester hours selected from the following educ 6063 applications of technology in education educ 6833 mindtools for teaching and learning educ 6843 internet for educators educ 6853 multimedia for educators counseling and development core courses 33 credit hours coun 6403 introduction to the counseling profession coun 6413 ethical legal and professional issues in counseling coun 6423 counseling theories coun 6433 basic counseling skills coun 6443 group counseling coun 6453 human development for helping professionals 44