Academic Programs

M.Ed. in Education & Human Resource Studies

Counseling and Career Development

The mission of the School of Education's Counseling and Career Development master's degree program is to prepare professional counselors to help people of all ages develop the self-awareness, exploration, and decision-making skills needed to live effective lives within a pluralistic society.

For more information about the Counseling and Career Development specialization, please click the links in the menu to the right. If you have specific questions that are not addressed in these links, or if you wish to discuss your interest in this degree, please feel free to contact the program coordinator, Dr. Laurie Carlson, at (970) 491-6826 or

Application deadline: February 1 for full consideration.

Applications are accepted for the summer (highly encouraged) and fall semesters only.