Advanced Certificate in Mental Health to School Counseling (CB1)

(as of 05/09/2016)

Course requirements

This program includes a total of 12 credits. When you meet with your advisor, you will complete a detailed CB1 Program of Study Form.


Specialization Courses   
EDU450 Introduction to School Counseling
EDU459 Contemporary Issues in School Counseling

Internships   
EDF451 Supervised Internship in School Counseling I
EDF452 Supervised Internship in School Counseling II
 

Notes:

As per University of Rochester policy, no more than one third of the credits required for this advanced certificate can be transferred from another institution.

Other Requirements:

In addition to the coursework indicated above, in order to graduate and to receive the certification(s)/licensure (if any) you are seeking this program has additional requirements. Please note that in some cases, while our program will provide you with all the academic experiences required for the certification you seek, there may be some additional requirements that you will have to complete independently and outside of our program in order to be granted that certification/licensure (ex: completing a certain number of years of mentored experiences). When that is the case, we have listed these requirements but also indicated that they are not a graduation requirement.

  • MS degree (60 credit-hour master's degree in mental health counseling)
  • Dignity for All Students (DASA) Training in Harassment, Bullying, Cyberbullying, & Discrimination Prevention and Intervention
  • NYS-approved Workshop on Recognizing the Signs of Child Abuse
  • Finger-print Supported Background Check (to be completed and submitted directly to NYS at the beginning of the program)
  • NYS-approved Workshop on School Violence Prevention and Intervention
  • 2 Years of Regular, Full-time Counseling in a School Setting (NOT a graduation requirements but needed before applying for professional certification)