Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a satisfactory overall GPA per state requirements (see New Jersey Department of Education for details) and a minimum 3.0 GPA in the undergraduate major.
Possession of a master’s degree.
Two letters of recommendation related to the applicant’s competence for this graduate program and professional work.
Essay (500 words or more) explaining why the applicant wishes to pursue this graduate program.
Note: Must hold a New Jersey school counselor or student personnel services certificate or an equivalent out-of-state certificate. Upon completion, provide documentation evidencing completion of three years of successful experience as a school counselor in grades P-12 to be eligible for the endorsement.