Curriculum

School Counseling Specialty

The School Counseling Specialty prepares students to pursue certification as elementary or secondary School Counselors. The School Counseling Specialty also fulfills the educational requirements for licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. Students considering this specialty must have teaching experience prior to starting the program. In addition to the common curriculum, students following the School Counseling Specialty will also need to complete two of the three courses below plus one additional class from the list of electives for a total of 63 credit hours:

HDCN 6308 Counseling in Elementary School

or

HDCN 6309 Counseling in Secondary School

HDCN 6342 Cognitive, Career and Educational Assessment