Post-Master's Certificate in School Counseling

Total Semester Credit Hours Required

44 semester credit hours

Special Requirements

FS 5363, 5373, 5364, and 5894 must be taken through the Counseling and Development Program at TWU.  Any grade of “C” or “PR” requires that the course be retaken before credit is given on the deficiency plan.  Any student with two grades of “C” or “PR” in any coursework will be dismissed from the Counseling and Development Program.  A minimum of 15 hours of the deficiency plan must be completed at TWU.

Practicum and Internship experiences must be completed in a TEA accredited school.

Special Note

FS 5033, 5043, 5053, 5363, 5373, 5364, and 5894 must be taken through the Counseling and Development Program at TWU.  

No grade below B is accepted towards any graduate degree in the Department of Family Sciences. If more than one grade below B is earned while enrolled in any Family Sciences graduate program, the student will be dismissed from the program. In addition, Counseling & Development students who earn a grade of PR twice in FS 5363, FS 5373, or FS 5893, or who earns one grade below B and a PR in any of the aforementioned courses will be dismissed from the program.

Practicum and Internship experiences must be completed in a TEA accredited school.

FS 5003Lifespan Human Development3
FS 5173Abnormal Behavior: Crisis Impacts and Treatments3
FS 5303Professional Orientation and Ethics in Counseling3
FS 5313Counseling Theory and Practice3
FS 5323Psychological Appraisal of the Individual3
FS 5443Multicultural Counseling3
FS 5453Counseling for Career Development3
FS 5033Foundations of School Counseling3
FS 5043Critical Issues in School Counseling3
FS 5053Applied Skills in School Counseling3
FS 5363Prepracticum (*must be taken concurrently with FS 5373)3
FS 5373Group Counseling Procedures (*must be taken concurrently with FS 5363 )3
FS 5364Practicum in Counseling and Development4
FS 5894Internship in Counseling4
Total SCHs44