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Gain real-world skills with a combination of online, theory-based
coursework and in-person learning experiences.
Learn with curriculum that’s aligned with school counseling education
standards to help you prepare for professional credentialing.
Our faculty is made up of scholar-practitioners who are active within
their professions and bring real-world experience to the
Apply your skills and knowledge in the field with direct client
contact and supervision during your program.
Enhance the skills you develop in your program through interaction
with faculty and students in a supportive environment.
Our curriculum is designed to incorporate the values, principles, and
ethical standards of national, regional, and state professional
counseling associations and honor societies, including the American
School Counseling Association.
Want to learn more about courses, instructors, or resources? Ask our
advisors—they know all about the details of your program.
For this team, it’s more than résumés and interview tips. It’s about
thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
Our licensure team supports you through the license application
process, and is there for you even beyond graduation.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing, and
it does not include fees (including application and resource kit fees).
Your price may be higher or lower depending on your
specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. If transfer
credits are allowed in this offering, the prices above show what you
would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits
and the price if you brought in the maximum allowed transfer credits.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to employees, even if
there’s no formal program. Check with your manager or HR dept.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t need-based and never have to be repaid.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|COUN5241||Group Counseling and Psychotherapy|
|COUN5280||Introduction to School Counseling|
|COUN5284||School Counseling Program Development and Evaluation|
|COUN5422||Counseling for College and Career Readiness|
|COUN5812||Theories of Counseling with Children and Adolescents|
Educating future school counselors includes training on violence:
prevention, de-escalation, and post-trauma support.
A comparison of responsibilities, licensure, and degree requirements
of school counselors and psychologists.
As president of the American Counseling Association, Simone Lambert,
PhD, hopes to advocate for the profession.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.