Students who complete the 48-hour
program will have a PreK-12 endorsement. To be fully endorsed, a student must
have taught two years. If students have taught only one year, they must
complete a one-year supervised field experience. Individuals seeking vocational
education counseling endorsement must also document 4,000 clock hours of
required 9 credits of practicum and internship are designed to give the student
practical experience and preparation in professional skills, in addition to
exposure to the structure of a school counseling program. Practicum requires
student to complete supervised experiences that total a minimum of 100 clock
hours. Internship requires students to complete supervised experiences that
total a minimum of 600 clock hours. Included activities are individual
counseling, group work, developmental classroom guidance, and consultation.
Students are expected to buy liability experience.
TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR ENDORSEMENT: 45 Credit Hours