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Master of Education / School Counseling

Program Details

Liberty University offers an online Master of Education degree with a concentration in School Counseling. The degree program is suitable for teachers seeking guidance positions in K-12 learning institutions. The program will prepare students for leadership roles in Christian, public and private schools, as well provide a solid foundation for graduates wishing to further educational goals by pursuing an Education Specialist credential or a Doctorate in Education.

Students of the M.Ed. in School Counseling program must have at least two years of experience within teaching or counseling positions. The concentration is a critical part of the success of a student's learning experience. Liberty University offers an M.Ed. degree with focused curriculums to ensure that the students have a well-rounded learning opportunity to better serve the church, the community and the children that will benefit from a Christ-centered education. The emphasis on psychology, ethics, cultural diversity, family counseling and career placement will prepare graduates to be successful additions to school systems as well-trained counselors.

Requirements

  • Official college transcripts
  • Bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA from an institution that is accredited by an agency that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education

Accreditation & Licensing

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

Disclosure

Liberty University does not engage in unlawful discrimination or harassment because of race, color, ancestry, religion, age, sex, national origin, pregnancy or childbirth, disability or military veteran status in its educational programs and activities. Liberty University maintains its Christian character and reserves its right to discriminate on the basis of religion to the extent that applicable law respects its right to act in furtherance of its religious objectives. The following persons have been designated to coordinate Liberty University’s compliance with certain anti-discrimination laws: Coordinator of LU Online Disability Academic Support at (434) 592-5417 or luoodas@liberty.edu; Director of Disability Academic Support (Residential) at (434) 582-2159 or odas@liberty.edu; Title IX Coordinator at (434) 582-8948 or TitleIX@liberty.edu. Visit for Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.