Academic Program Proposal

Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Decision
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
5/2/2016Washington Adventist University
Proposal
M.EdSchool Counseling7/1/2016
School Counseling Program Description
The a Master of Education (M.Ed.) in School Counseling is designed to train, equip, and prepare graduate students with the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical experiences in school counseling from a faith based perspective using various scheduling formats including but not limited to blended, flexible and other non-traditional educational delivery formats. Graduate students develop professional school counseling skills that promote the mental health and holistic wellness of K-12 students from diverse populations. Students throughout the program are taught to be sensitive to the student's emotional, spiritual, and physical health in order to facilitate the academic and learning process.