Master of Education in Counselor Education

COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES

Department of Health and Human Sciences

The Counselor Education graduate program at Southeastern prepares graduates for professional practice in the field of counseling. Named the Outstanding Master's Program by the Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision in 2010, the program offers three concentrations: Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling, and Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling.

Career Information
Types of Jobs
  • Clinical Mental Health Counselor
  • Marriage, Couple and Family Counselor
  • School Counselor
Types of Employers
  • Community mental health agencies
  • Government agencies
  • Higher education
  • Private practice (with licensure)
  • Schools
  • Substance abuse treatment centers
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Nationally accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs

  • Graduates meet current academic requirements for licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor in Louisiana as well as most other states

  • Program faculty members are nationally and internationally recognized as leaders in the counseling field

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
  • Total semester hours required: 60 hours of coursework, which includes nine hours of on-site field work to be completed over three semesters

CONCENTRATIONS
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling

  • School Counseling

  • Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling

CAMPUS ORGANIZATIONS & ACTIVITIES
  • Chi Sigma Iota


Contact Information

selucounseling@southeastern.edu

985-549-2309

Mailing address: SLU 10863, Hammond LA 70402

On-campus address: White Hall

Program website