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Online Master of Education in Counseling Tuition

Tuition Rates for the 2018-2019 Academic Year

Current rates and applicable fees for the Online Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Counseling, for concentrations in both Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling, are:

  • $665 per credit hour (approximately $40,000 for program completion)
  • $145 non-refundable graduation fee
  • $115 one-time LiveText fee
  • $50 application fee

Students are required to fund their travel costs for the residencies.

*Please note: Annual increases in tuition and fees are announced each May by the William & Mary Board of Visitors and take effect in August.

Finance Your Online Counseling Degree

There are many ways to finance your postgraduate education. Tuition assistance may be available through your employer, military service or student loans. Please contact the following offices for information on each kind of financial aid:

  • General Financial Aid Information (other than military or Veterans Affairs) Graduate Student Liaison Jen Meier: 757-221-2426 or jmmeie@wm.edu
  • Military Tuition Reimbursement Danielle Magee: 757-221-1300 or dmmagee@wm.edu
  • VA Benefits (including new GI Bill) Carolyn Ward: 757-221-2893 or caward01@wm.edu

Federal Financial Aid for the Counseling Program

Financial aid is available in the form of federal or private student loans as well. The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is required for federal loan eligibility. You can file electronically at www.fafsa.gov.

FAFSA Deadlines

  • For January start: December 1st
  • For May start: April 1st
  • For August start: July 1st

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For more information on the options available for financing your Online M.Ed. in Counseling, please contact the Financial Aid Department at 757-221-2420 or aid@wm.edu. Learn more about applying for financial aid.

*William & Mary tuition waiver benefits are not eligible for use in our Online M.Ed. in Counseling program.

Upcoming Application Deadlines

Embrace your opportunity to engage those in need and guide them in recognizing and overcoming their greatest obstacles. As a school counselor or licensed professional counselor in the clinical mental health space, you have the ability to help others foster a brighter and more productive future for themselves. Your work begins with an application to the Online M.Ed. in Counseling.

Questions About Admissions?

We’ve worked to anticipate your most pressing admissions questions and have compiled all the important details you may need. If you don’t find the answer to your question, don’t hesitate to contact an Admissions Advisor!

Invest in the personal transformation of others.

The key to fulfilling your personal calling to serve others may be an Online Master of Education in Counseling.

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Important Dates

Nov
05
Priority Application Deadline

November 5
Spring 2019 Term

Dec
03
Application Deadline

December 3
Spring 2019 Term

Jan
07
Next Start

January 7
Spring 2019 Term

Upcoming Events

Nov
20
The W&M Online Counseling Webinar

November 20 Register Now

Dec
18
The W&M Online Counseling Webinar

December 18 Register Now