Master of Science in School Counseling & Preventive Mental Health
Creighton University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in School Counseling and Preventive Mental Health program is designed to prepare individuals for counseling careers in school systems to help students deal with challenges that hinder their academic and personal growth, including bullying, self-esteem issues, relationship problems, and drug use.  The curriculum covers the many aspects of child and adolescent development and how to develop strategies to help students cope with their challenges and overcome obstacles.  Graduates are empowered to provide positive and effective leadership to their students and schools.


This degree program requires 36-39 credits for completion.

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and 3.0 GPA
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Resume
  • Personal interview (may be conducted virtually)
  • Notarized Felony Conviction and Mental Statement
  • Completion of successful background check

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission