Education Specialist in School Counseling
Jackson State University

Program Details

The online Education Specialist in School Counseling program prepares masters and specialist level students for careers in professional counseling.  The curriculum provides the professional skills necessary to become professional counselors.  Students are prepared to obtain certification in school counseling or school psychometry and to upgrade their certification and/or skill level in counseling.


  • A master’s degree from an accredited institution
  • 3.0 minimum GPA at the graduate level
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample
  • Interview
  • A recommendation for admission by the screening committee
  • Teaching license/certification

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges