Educational Specialist in School Counseling
Jacksonville State University

Program Details

The online EdS in School Counseling program from Jacksonville State University is designed to educate school counselors and enable them to address elementary and secondary students' needs in the areas of academic, career, and personal/social development. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Marriage & Family Counseling
  • Diagnosis & Treatment of the DSM Disorders
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Counseling 

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Jacksonville State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

GRE, MAT

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Occupational License

Additional Info

Applicants must meet one of the following formula requirements for admission:

  • 450 times the undergraduate GPA plus the total score of verbal and quantitative sections of the General Test of the GRE equal to or greater than a total of 2100 points OR
  • 15 times the undergraduate GPA plus the MAT score equal to or greater than a total of 80 points.