You can make a difference in the lives of students with a graduate degree in school counseling, whether you have current teaching licensure or not.
Our program is multifaceted, but is specially focused on training you to guide students as they prepare for, apply to and select a college. Learn strategies to shepherd students of all levels through career exploration and development.
You’ll have instruction in other areas too, like cultural and socioeconomic mediation and collaborative techniques to use with teachers and parents. School practicums and internships will give you the opportunity to apply what you’re learning in real time.
Our expert and caring faculty will challenge and support you as you hone your vocation. It’s all so that you can support the next generation of leaders and innovators finding their way in the world.
PSG/COUN 5303 Lifespan Development or equivalent is a prerequisite for entry into this program.
- $50 application fee
- Personal statement
- Explain your goals and your purpose for pursuing a graduate education degree at Lipscomb University in a concise, clear essay (1-2 pages).
- Two recommendations
- Official transcripts
- GRE or MAT score
Tuition & Aid
$953 per credit hour
- M.Ed. student aid: 26 percent in-service scholarship for educators
- Ed.S. student aid: 20 percent in-service scholarship for educators
As you give back to the community, Lipscomb University wants to give back to you. The College of Education offers significant scholarships to current educators and administrators. Those pursuing career as a teacher, you're not left out either! Check out the following information to see if you qualify for scholarships.
All completed applications should be mailed to:
College of Education
One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204