American School Counselor Association (ASCA)


The ASCA Standards were approved in 2019 for the National Recognition of School Counselor Educator Preparation Programs. ASCA will start reviewing reports using the 2019 Standards starting fall 2021. Programs can start requesting templates (or shells) for fall 2021 review cycle starting September 15, 2020. The deadlines for submitting the reports for the fall cycle will be September 15, 2021.

For questions on the standards, please contact Angela Hickman at, (571.733.6081)

Instructions for requesting shells are available here.

Report Forms Option 1 Program Report Form (2019 Standards)

Option 1 Instructions coming soon.


ASCA SPA Handbook for the 2019 Standards