UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Counseling Program
Counseling Program Graduates


 

Program Highlights

The UWRF Counseling Program prepares graduate students to work as professional school counselors in diverse pK-16 school settings. Upon graduation, students will have a Masters of Science in Education (M.S.E.), which contributes to their professional license qualifications.

  • Small class sizes, evening classes

  • Customizable graduation plans, facilitating diverse graduate students' needs.

  • Frequent interaction with faculty members

  • 93% of 2013-2014 graduates obtained school counseling positions. Over the past 3 years, 81% of UWRF Counseling Program graduates gained employment as school counselors.

  • Located just outside the Twin Citieslink, classes occur at both our main River Falls campus and the Hudson Center, located in Hudson, Wisconsin.

  • In 2014, the UWRF Counseling Program was chosen as 1 of 15 nationwide programs to receive a grant from the National Board of Certified Counselors to support our CACREP accreditation process. Check out more Counseling Program news and accomplishments heredocument!

  • Ranked in the top 20% of UWRF programs following a 2010 university prioritization review.

  • Check out what students are saying below!

The next DEPARTMENT OPEN HOUSE will be held during the Spring 2015 semester, date and time TBD. This Open House will include interactions with current students and alumni, Q&A with faculty, and tours of program facilities and resources. Prospective applicants to the Counseling graduate program are highly encouraged to attend. For additional details, contact Dr. Mark Gillen, Department Chair, at mark.gillen@uwrf.edu.

   

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Professional school counselors are uniquely trained to serve all students in a K-12 setting, designing, implementing, and evaluating comprehensive school counseling programs. Check out more herelink!

 

 

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Program Admission Deadlines:
October 1 (Spring Admission)
February 1 (Fall Admission)

Contact Us

Counseling Program
Dr. Mark Gillen, Department Chair, Program Coordinator
mark.gillen@uwrf.edu
715-425-3890
231 Wyman Education

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School Psychology Program
Dr.Scott Woitaszewski, program Coordinator
scott.woitaszewski@uwrf.edu
715-425-3883
227 Wyman Education

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