Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS):
School Counselor

This is a hybrid program with most classes available as on-line class work.
Internship continues to be offered in person.

  1. At least 21 s.h. of approved courses beyond the Master's degree including:

    CNED 563 Teaching ProSocial Skills to Youth 3 s.h.
    CNED 604 Developmental Counseling 3 s.h.
    CNED 655 Brief Approaches to Counseling 3 s.h.
    CNED 602 Consultation in Educational Settings 3 s.h.
    CNED 695 Internship in School Counseling* 6 s.h.
    One Elective 3 s.h.
      Total 21 s.h.
  2. Minimum GPA of 3.0
  3. Students must complete all program requirements within six years and complete a minimum of 12 s.h. in residence.

*CNED 695, with departmental approval, may be replaced by alternative course work for students who have completed a minimum of 2 years full-time employment as a school counselor.

All College policies and procedures found in the Graduate Catalog will apply to students enrolled in this program.


Students wishing to take CAS courses as non-matriculated students should refer to the information on the Graduate Studies page.