Congratulations! We are excited that you have decided to join the profession of school counseling. There are over 3,000 individuals in the commonwealth who possess a school counseling license. Below you will find information that will help you in your quest for education or employment. VSCA recommends that recent graduates do not apply for the Virginia Pupil Personnel (school counseling PK-12) license until you secure employment

School Counselor PK-12 - Knowledge Requirements
School Counselor PK-12 - Educational Requirements
School Counselor PK-12 - Licesense Transfer Requirements
VDOE Licensure Page
House Bill 2028 and Senate Bill 986; Emergency First Aid, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, and Use of Automated Defibrillators for Licensure and Renewal
On-Line CPR Course

Virginia School Counseling Programs
College of William and Mary   M.Ed. 
Hampton University  M.A.
George Mason University  M.Ed.
James Madison University  M.Ed.
Liberty University (online)  M.Ed.
 Longwood University
 M.Ed
Lynchburg College  M.Ed.
Marymount University  M.A.
Norfolk State University  M.A.
Old Dominion University  M.S.Ed.
Old Dominion University at New College Institute (blended)  M.S.Ed
Radford University  M.S.
Regent University  M.A.
University of Virginia  M.Ed.
Virginia Commonwealth University  M.Ed.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University  M.A.
Virginia State University  M.S./M.Ed.