School Counselors are an important part of the educational leadership team that help children reach their fullest potential. Gain educational and clinical skills to make a difference in the lives of children and families. Counseling Services is a competency based program that prepares you to help students in the areas of academic achievement as well as personal and social development.
What you will study
Where you can study
- Oswego (main campus)
As a graduate of this program, you will be eligible for provisional certification as a School Counselor in New York State. SUNY Oswego’s program offers a post-master’s advanced certificate track for professionals who have already earned a master’s degree but are interested in entering the counseling services field. Students in the master’s program can earn the certificate at the same time as their master’s, increasing employability upon graduation.
Official transcripts showing confirmation of a Bachelor's degree
GPA of at least 3.0
Purpose statement for graduate study
Two letters of recommendation
$65 application fee
GRE test scores (Must be received before Feb. 1)