Florida State’s school counseling program is offered as a 60-credit hour master’s/specialist program.
Florida State University’s College of Education has relaunched a graduate program in school counseling that prepares individuals to help students find their educational path and navigate their developmental years.
The American School Counselor Association recommends a student-to-school-counselor ratio of 250-to-1. Florida had an average of 484-to-1 in 2017, highlighting the need for more school counseling professionals in Florida’s schools.
“Now more than ever, students need access to school counselors,” said Damon Andrew, dean of FSU’s College of Education. “Students can face not only challenges at school, but also personal issues and struggles in their home life. School counselors are in a unique position to help students overcome these obstacles, and we hope this