To be eligible for Florida State Certification in School Counseling specific courses
and experiences are required. Unless the student has met the requirements in another
way, these courses are experiences are included in the student's planned program.
This guide is intended to help you meet the FL DOE criteria. Professional education
requirements are subject to change by the State. It is the student's responsibility
to remained informed.
*Note: Florida Department of Education and FAU College of Education requires
that students provide passing scores on the state certification exams (FTCE) to
FAU Student Services and Counselor Ed office before being cleared for graduation.
It is the student's responsibility to meet with their faculty advisor to plan their
academic program of study and to ensure all DOE certification requirements are met.
Students must make direct application to the Florida DOE Division of Certification,
request the certification they are seeking and apply to take the exam.
For further assistance contact: Bureau of Teacher Certification
Toll Free 1-800-445-6739