Counselor Education Programs

Cal Lutheran’s M.S. in Counseling and College Student Personnel and M.S. in Counseling and Pupil Personnel Services with PPS Credential offer a relevant and engaging academic program known for developing exceptional, culturally proficient counselors throughout California and beyond. 

Whether your focus is K-12 or higher education, you'll benefit from a rich academic setting characterized by outstanding faculty, small and collaborative classes, convenient locations and an abundance of meaningful fieldwork opportunities.

Convenient evening classes

 

Average duration 2 ½ years

48-49 units

Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters

M.S. in Counseling and Pupil Personnel Services (K-12)

Get the experience you need to provide individualized counseling to students in K-12 schools, and become elibigle for the required PPS credential.

In the PPS program, you'll gain expertise in school counseling with the option to add the Child Welfare and Attendance specialization for additional training in working with students most at-risk for school failure.

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M.S. in Counseling and College Student Personnel

Ideal for individuals who are interested in careers in student affairs or student services in community colleges or four-year colleges and universities.

Incorporating an integrated curriculum that supports professional development, you'll understand the dynamics affecting college students and engage in the dialogue surrounding critical higher education issues.

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The Counseling and Pupil Personnel Services program has helped me be equipped to support the students I’ll be working with. Being aligned with the ASCA model provides a guide to implement best practices while working in the field. The counselors I’ve met who are graduates of the program have done an excellent job in their role, feel prepared, and work diligently to advocate for social justice.

Gabriela Rodriguez

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