Master’s in Counseling
The next Master of Arts in Counseling cohort may not begin until Spring semester of 2016. Updates will be posted to this site as they become available.
Master of Arts in School Counseling Program
Learn how to become a reflective practitioner in the art and science of school counseling when you pursue a Master of Arts in Counseling at Truman. The next enrollment period for this program will begin with the spring semester in 2016.
Rigorous Counseling Curriculum
Acquire the skills, knowledge, and experience to serve the academic, career, personal and social needs of culturally diverse students in the elementary, middle, and secondary schools. With our comprehensive curriculum, you explore theories, research, and techniques that focus on individual and group counseling; appraisal, assessment, and measurement; multicultural/diversity issues; parent consultation; professional ethics and legal issues; and guidance program planning, management and evaluation.
Small Classes and Collaborative Learning Environment
With the small size of our counseling program, you become part of a strong community of mentors and friends—people who will challenge you, care for you and work beside you for a better world. And our small class sizes ensure you’ll have one-on-one faculty interaction.
Preparing to Make a Difference
Through supervised clinical experiences, completion of a professional counseling portfolio, and passing of a comprehensive exam, you will be well-equipped to pursue professional credentialing as well as assume positions of leadership in a variety of professional education settings.
For more information on our Master of Arts in School Counseling Program contact:
15 July 2015 | 2:07 pm
Members of Dr. Donna Rhinesmith’s ED 622 Integrating the Language Arts class met at Brashear Elementary School on April 15, to introduce themselves to their third-grade pen pals. Truman graduate students have been exchanging letters with these students from elementary intern Rachel Hunt’s classroom all year. The third graders also explained their use of the […]
2 June 2015 | 2:33 pm
Students from the Management of Instruction: Secondary English course and Truman volunteers hosted a day of fun, food, and factions at the Adair County Public Library on Saturday, April 11. The day featured activities inspired by the popular book, Insurgent, which has recently been made into a movie. Eight elementary and middle school students participated […]