Master of Arts in Counseling / School Counseling
Wake Forest University

Program Details

Covering eight distinctive subject areas, Wake Forest offers an online MAC.  Alongside your specialized coursework, you’ll complete classes from a set foundation and core curriculum.  As a program that integrates internships and practicums, you’ll be well-prepared for a career in a variety of roles in human services.  Wake’s online MAC in School Counseling usually includes coursework such as:

  • Counseling Children
  • School Guidance and Counseling
  • Professional, Ethical & Legal Issues in Counseling


  • Requires two Thursday night through Sunday residencies
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Personal statement
  • Resume / CV
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • College GPA, GRE scores and related experience considered
  • Criminal background check
  • Interview
  • Proof of English language proficiency, international applicants

Special Accreditation

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

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges