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Tampa Master of Arts (MA) in School Counseling Courses & Admissions Requirements

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Core Course Requirements

 Students enrolled in the MA in School Counseling degree program are required to complete 13 core courses (39 credit hours).

Core Course Requirements—Students Are Required to Take the Following
E6450 - Principles of Education and Classroom Management
(3)

(3)

SC6035 - Human Growth and Development
(3)

(3)

SC6110 - Foundations of School Counseling
(3)

(3)

SC6112 - Legal and Ethical Issues for School Counselors
(3)

(3)

SC6114 - Counseling Theories and Practice
(3)

(3)

SC6116 - Counseling Skills and Techniques
(3)

(3)

SC6120 - School Counselors as Consultants
(3)

(3)

SC6122 - Assessment and Evaluation
(3)

(3)

SC6124 - Career and Lifestyle Development
(3)

(3)

SC6126 - Research and Evaluation in Counseling
(3)

(3)

SC6418 - Group Theories and Practice
(3)

(3)

SC6445 - Social and Cultural Competencies for Counselors
(3)

(3)

SC6447 - Counseling At-Risk Students
(3)

(3)

Core Course Requirements—39 Credit Hours
Elective Requirements

Students enrolled in the MA in School Counseling degree program are required to take one elective course selected with advisor approval (3 credit hours).

Elective Requirements—Students Are Required to Take the Following
  • Elective (3)
Elective Requirements—3 Credit Hours
Practicum Requirements

Students enrolled in the MA in School Counseling degree program are required to complete one semester of Practicum (3 credit hours).

Practicum Requirements—Students Are Required to Take the Following
SC6812 - School Counseling Practicum
(3)

(3)

Practicum Requirements—3 Credit Hours
Internship Requirements

Students enrolled in the MA in School Counseling degree program are required to complete two semesters of Internship (6 credit hours). Refer to the Training Manual for procedures.

Internship Requirements—Students Are Required to Take the Following
SC6818 - School Counseling Internship I
(3)

(3)

SC6820 - School Counseling Internship II
(3)

(3)

Internship Requirements—6 Credit Hours

DISCLAIMER(S)

Only the MAED in Educational Administration and the EdS and EdD in Initial Educational Administration lead to Florida Principal certification upon completion of all state and program requirements, including passage of all required Florida state licensure exams. MA in School Counseling has been approved for school psychologists certification/licensure, or endorsement in the State of Florida. Completion of the program will permit students to request licensure through the Florida Department of Education (FDOE) for certification as school counselors, pending the successful completion of other requirements. Students are individually and solely responsible for knowing the certification requirements in their state of residence if such residence is outside of the State of Florida. Students are also eligible to apply to become Nationally Certified School Psychologists in a process designed for graduates of non-NASP approved programs.

All other programs offered through Argosy University, Tampa College of Education DO NOT lead to teacher, administrator, or school counseling certification, licensure, or endorsement in any State in the United States.

The programs offered through Argosy University, Online Programs DO NOT lead to teacher or administrator certification, licensure, or endorsement in any State in the United States regardless of the State in which the student resides.

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