Master of Science in Guidance & Counseling
University of West Alabama

Program Details

The online MS in Guidance & Counseling degree program from the University of West Alabama prepares graduates to provide advocacy, assessment, evaluation, and a range of counseling services to students in P-12 educational environments. This program is an exact replica of the MEd in School Counseling certification program, but is designed for students who are not eligible for the school counseling program because they lack a teaching certificate. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Techniques of Counseling
  • Career Development & Counseling
  • Counseling Children & Adolescents 
  • Counseling Multicultural Populations

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of West Alabama is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Criminal Background Check, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)