North Dakota School Counselors

The educational setting in North Dakota is changing and school counselors are one group of educators who stand to gain.

With the onset of much publicity and outward pressure, North Dakota has been forced to begin assessing their shortcomings with a more trained eye. If pressure is not coming from the government, it is coming from private industries who are offering distinctions of one name or another in order to recognize educational improvements.

In a December 10th, 2007 press release from the North Dakota Department of Education, the following quote was posted regarding the Panasonic National School Change Awards:

"The Panasonic Corporation of North America and the US Department of Education are conducting and sponsoring a national change awards ceremony in New York City in July. Nominations are being accepted for recognition of schools that have significantly changed, grown and improved. A $5000 check will be presented to each of six winning schools at the ceremony."

With added incentives and pressure for improvement, North Dakota school counselors will find their expertise more in need and as a result will find their jobs much more secure with increasing salaries.

Contact schools offering school counseling or mental health counseling programs and learn how you can begin a career as a North Dakota School Counselor.

Campus-based Schools:

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Campus Locations:

Psy.D. Marital and Family Therapy

Online Schools:

Walden University
Online Programs:
M.S. in School Counseling - Military , M.S. in School Counseling - Addictions Counseling , M.S. in School Counseling - General Program , more...

Wake Forest University
Online Programs:
Master of Arts in Counseling - School Counseling

Liberty University
Online Programs:
M.Ed. - School Counseling , PhD in Counseling - Professional Counseling , PhD Counseling: Advanced Clinical Skills , more...

Saybrook University
Online Programs:
Ph.D. Psychology , M.A. Psychology , M.A. Psychology, MFT-LPCC Specialization

California University of Pennsylvania
Online Programs:
Graduate Certificate in Sports Counseling

Northcentral University
Online Programs:
Mental Health Policy and Practice - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology , Psychology - BA , General Psychology - PhD of Psychology , more...

King University
Online Programs:
Bachelor of Psychology

University of Southern California
Online Programs:
Online Master of Science in Applied Psychology

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Online Programs:
Child and Adolescent Psychology Certificate , B.A. in Psychology , M.A. Psychology , more...

Florida Tech University Online
Online Programs:
Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology/Child Advocacy , Associate of Arts in Applied Psychology , Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology

Whether you are from Fargo, Bismarck, Grand Forks, Minot, or anywhere else across the state, you will find school counseling a highly rewarding and respected career.

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**Some states require completion of a state-approved School Counselor preparation program from a regionally accredited institution in order to be licensed as a school counselor. Capella University is regionally accredited and their School Counseling specialization is state-approved by the Arizona Department of Education. We recommend that you follow up with your state Department of Education (DOE) to determine whether Capella's Arizona- approved School Counseling specialization meets your state's licensure requirements.