Students & Alumni

Akudo Omeoga- School Counselor
Emily Spofford- Current Student
Jasmine Zavala- Current Student
Kim Layman- Current Student
Will Erickson- Current Student

  • Akudo Omeoga
  • Emily Spofford
  • Jasmine Zavala
  • Kim Layman
  • Will Erickson

Program at a Glance

The Counseling Program prepares graduate students to work as professional school counselors in diverse K-12 school settings. Upon graduation, students will have a Master of Science in Education (M.S.E.), which contributes to their professional license qualifications.

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  • Small class sizes, evening class meetings, customizable degree plans
  • Direct and frequent interaction with faculty members
  • Located just outside the Twin Cities, we have classes at both the main River Falls campus and the Hudson Center.
  • Diverse graduate student learners from many professional backgrounds
  • The 2019 CACREP Outcomes Report for our school counseling program shows that 22 students graduated from the program during the 2018-2019 academic year, and, of the students who choose to take the exam, 100% passed the Praxis Exam. Overall, 97% of students complete the program within the expected time period. Our most recent data from 2017-2018 reveals that of our graduates seeking school counseling employment, 89% obtained positions as school counselors.     
  • To see what students, alumni, and faculty achieved last year, please read the 2019-2020 Accomplishments Magazine.
  • Check out or UWRF Program Prioritization Assessment Report, completed every 3 years.




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

Apply Now

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


Go to our Facebook Page (UWRF School Counseling Program) at the times below to find out more.
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  • Facebook Live- FRIDAY, SEPT. 11, 3:00-3:30PM.
  • Facebook Live- MONDAY, SEPT. 21, 8:00-8:30AM.

NEW! WebEx Open Houses! An opportunity to join our meeting, discuss your questions with program faculty and others live. No RSVP required- simply click on the meeting link here and join in!

  • WebEx- THURSDAY SEPT. 3, 7:00-8:00PM
  • WebEx- WEDNESDAY SEPT. 16, 6:00-7:00PM
  • WebEx- FRIDAY SEPT. 25, 8:30-9:00PM

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  • Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2:30-3:30pm:

Contact Us

Caroline Baker
Counseling Program Director
224 Wyman Education Building