University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Frequently Asked Questions

Question 1. What are the prerequisites for the school counseling program?

Answer 1. Prerequisites are any Bachelors’ Degree program of study or courses (at least 9 credit hours) in social sciences, such as education, sociology, psychology, etc.

Question 2. What should one include in the Personal Statement?

Answer 2. Personal statements should be between 3-4 double-spaced pages. The statement should tell include what your career goals are, what is it about your background and experience that you believe makes you an excellent candidate for our school counseling program, and how you believe your career goals are a good fit with our school counseling program’s mission.

Question 3. Does the Masters’ Degree program in school counseling require GRE scores for admission?
Answer 3. The Masters’ Degree program in school counseling does not require GRE scores.