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MEd in Elementary and Secondary School Counseling - MEC

Learn More About Internships

  1. How do I get placed in an internship?
  2. Do I have to do all 300 hours in the school?
  3. Can I do my internship at one level or does it need to be split between two different age groups?
  4. What are the Clinical Responsibilities for School Counseling Interns in the school?
  5. Can I start in August for the fall?
  6. Can I observe and/or work with other counselors besides the one to which I’m assigned?
  7. Can I do my internship in two different districts, one in the fall other in spring? Yes.
  8. Can I start applying for jobs now or do I have to wait for my certification?
  9. What happens if I can't pass my Praxis? What are my options?
  10. Will we be notified when we should apply for graduation or should we do it now?
  11. If I accrue extra hours during my first semester, can they be transferred to the next semester?