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Post-Graduate School Counselor Endorsement Program

The Post-Graduate School Counselor Endorsement program is one of University of Detroit Mercy’s niche programs—the only of its kind in the State of Michigan. The Post-Graduate School Counselor Endorsement program is designed specifically for individuals who possess a master's degree and a teaching certificate who wish to become school counselors. A 600-hour internship is required for the program.

Individuals completing this program are eligible for the School Counselor Endorsement to the teaching certificate through the Michigan Department of Education. The 30-credit-hour program generally requires one to two years to complete. Additional coursework may be required.


CNS 5120 Introduction to Counseling Theory and Process
3 credits
CNS 5350 Guidance Principles and Practices 3 credits
CNS 5380 Career Counseling
3 credits
CNS 5390 Counseling Skills 3 credits
CNS 5400 Testing and Evaluation 3 credits
CNS 5410 School Counseling: Principles and Practices 3 credits
CNS 5430 Group Counseling 3 credits

CNS 5450

chool Counseling: Strategies and Interventions 3 credits
CNS 5850 Counseling Practicum 3 credits
CNS 6040 Internship in Counseling 3 credits
Total: 30 credits

Program Contact Information

Program Director: Jocelyn Bennett-Garraway, Ph.D., LPC
Reno Hall, Room 246
McNichols Campus

Telephone: 313-993-1227
Fax: 313-578-0507

Department Chair: Nancy G. Calleja, Ph.D., LPC

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