Admission Process

Master of Education – School Counseling

The admission process for the School Counseling program is a continuous process with an admission date that begins  in the summer or fall session. The application deadline is February 1. Students are encouraged to apply early to be assured time to complete the admission process.

Interested candidates must follow the below procedures:

  1. Apply:  Application can be made online at www.frostburg.edu/grad or by mailing in an application to:

    FSU Graduate Services
    101 Braddock Road
    Frostburg, MD 21532

  2. Send official undergraduate and graduate transcripts to:

    FSU Graduate Services
    101 Braddock Road
    Frostburg, MD 21532

  3. Submit GRE scores or MAT scores if your GPA is below 3.0. GRE School code is 5403. This admission test is not required if your GPA is 3.0 or greater.

  4. Submit three recommendation contacts at the time of the online application.  Students who are applying usuing paper application should provide references the recommendation forms to be sent directly to FSU. These forms will be an acceptable form of recommendation in lieu of letters.  All recommendations must be original and sent to the Office of Graduate Services.

  5. Personal Statement - submitted at the time of online application.  Students applying online should submit a personal statement which includes background and career goals.

  6. After receipt of all of the above documents your file will be forwarded to the Program Coordinator for admission review.  Your file will be reviewed and if selected, an admissions interview will be scheduled by the Program Coordinator.

Send all documents to:

FSU Graduate Services
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532

Or email to gradservices@frostburg.edu.