James Madison University

School Counseling

School Counseling Master of Education Degree Requirements

A complete listing of all core and elective courses is available in the Graduate Psychology section of the official JMU Graduate Catalog.

School Counseling Master of Education Degree Requirements


Minimum Requirements Credit Hours
PSYC 600. Introduction to Measurement and Statistics 3
PSYC 607. Assessment Procedures in Counseling 3
PSYC 614. Advanced Developmental Psychology 3
PSYC 640. School Counseling 3
PSYC 641. Prevention and Intervention in Schools 3
PSYC 642. Issues and Trends in K-12 Education 3
PSYC 660. Counseling Theories 3
PSYC 661. Counseling Techniques 3
PSYC 663. Substance Abuse Counseling 3
PSYC 664. Counseling Process 3
PSYC 665. Group Counseling 3
PSYC 669. Career Development 3
PSYC 685. Psychopathology: Diagnosis and Intervention Planning 3
PSYC 695. Practicum in Counseling 3
PSYC 710. Counseling Strategies: Brief Counseling and Crisis Intervention 3
PSYC 749. Multicultural Perspectives of Intervention 3
PSYC 790. Internship in School Counseling 6
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Sample Syllabi