Fiscal Year 2020 → Question 15
The school counselor credentialing requirements in the State of Maryland are as follows––
A. Option I––The applicant shall submit:
B. Option II––The applicant shall submit:
C. Option III––The applicant shall submit a master’s degree in school counseling or school guidance and counseling from a program approved by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.
The Social Worker credentialing requirements in the State of Maryland are as follows:
School counselors provide academic, social emotional, and career development for all students. Social workers provide counseling and psycho-social services to children and adolescents in the school setting. School counselors have the ability to work in multiple areas while social workers primarily attend to social emotional concerns.
MCPS also invests in a school psychologist model.