Master of Science in School Counseling

A new program providing aspiring school counselors with a leading counseling education.


60-Credit Hours

Complete in 3 years


Financial Aid Eligible

Only one course required for graduate aid


New Program

Launching Fall 2021

Program Information

Viterbo's Master of Science in School Counseling  prepares school counselors who provide academic, career, social, and emotional support for K-12 students. This 60-credit hour program is direct entry and designed to meet state requirements for licensure as school counselors in Wisconsin. Classes are offered on Thursday and Friday evenings, as well as Saturdays. Length of program is approximately three years, depending on semester credit load. Program curriculum focuses on professional identity, social and cultural diversity, human growth and development, as well as evidence-based counseling, prevention, and intervention skills.

Questions about admissions? 

Reach out to Magdalen Kellogg  with questions mekellogg@viterbo.edu608-796-3028

Master of Science in School Counseling

This M.S. in School Counseling degree at Viterbo University has received approval from The Higher Learning Commission. The program has Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) approval. The program does not have Council of Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) approval at this time. 
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