Professional School Counseling

Bradley’s on-campus Master of Arts in Counseling — Professional School Counseling equips you to develop academic curricula, evaluate programs, implement advocacy initiatives and help students navigate career preparation options.

93% career outcomes rate for 2015-16 graduates - 95% knowledge rate
12 to 1 student faculty ratio
Top Illinois Regional University - U.S.News
100% of classes taught by faculty

The Bradley Advantage

The master's degree in professional school counseling is a nine-term (including summers) blend of courses and practicum experience. Several courses focus on your role in the education system. When you begin the program’s internship and practicum experiences, you choose your supervisor with assistance of Bradley faculty. Additionally, will visit Peoria for two one-week residencies at Bradley. Once you reach the final semester, you take the Counselor Preparation Comprehensive Exam and the National Counselor Exam to receive national certified counselor credentials and licensure eligibility.

Successful Outcomes

As a professional school counseling graduate, you’re ready for K-12 schools, education-focused nonprofits and career centers. Recent Bradley graduates have taken positions at school districts throughout central Illinois.

Peoria

Bradley and Peoria share much in common--a diverse population, world-class research facilities, outstanding fine arts and entertainment, and a great sense of community. In this regard, Peoria simultaneously offers the urban benefits of a big city and the personality of a small town.

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