School Counseling programs prepare professionals to work with students ranging from kindergarten through high school.
School counselors are prepared to promote the academic, career, and personal/social development of all K-12 students through understanding how to design and implement comprehensive school guidance and counseling programs that include time for:
School counselors work with in both private and public school systems at the elementary, middle, and high school levels.
- individual counseling
- group counseling
- classroom guidance
- family and teacher consultations within the school setting
For more information, visit the American School Counselor Association (ASCA)
Chartered in 1953, ASCA promotes school counseling professionals and interest in activities that affect the personal, educational, and career development of students. ASCA members also work with parents, educators, and community members to provide a positive learning environment.