Minnesota School Counselor Association

Welcome to MSCA!

What we offer for Minnesota's school counselors...

To unite those persons engaged in guidance and counseling at the elementary, secondary, and college level in educational institutions of Minnesota, public and private.

To make guidance and counseling more effective, and to promote an understanding of guidance and counseling services through the dissemination of information to other educational workers and to lay people in general.

To cooperate with educational institutions and organizations interested in the promotion of guidance and counseling services.

To work toward improving the qualifications for guidance and counseling personnel in Minnesota, and to engage in such other activities as may promote the general social and economic welfare of its members.

Join Today

Click here for our page regarding: 2024 Annual Conference

Be a speaker! Fill out our Call for Breakout Session Presentations form (deadline is September 14, 2024)

 MSCA Board of Director Application - Now Open!

Beginning in July 2024, MSCA will be following Policy Governance and we will have a Board of Directors of 11 people serving all school counselors across the state of Minnesota. These terms will be cyclical. 7 current board members will transition to the new Policy Governance board and 4 new board members will join them. 

 MSCA members can self-nominate to serve on the MSCA Board of Directors. The application includes the expectations of the Board Members with additional questions related to their experience and desire to serve on the Board.

Applications will be accepted through Monday, April 15, 2024 with elections taking place starting April 29, 2024. Please contact Calli Moreau, MSCA President-elect at: [email protected] with any questions.

Application Link - open now through April 15, 2024!

Want to learn more about the Board of Director Application Process adopted by the current MSCA board on 2/29/24, please click here

 

 

MSCA Conference 2024

November 3-4, 2024
The DECC
Duluth, MN
350 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802
 

MSCA 2024 Conference Registration Form
                                        MEMBER RATE
Student/Retiree Fee Registration Dates
Early Bird - Individual $80.00 May 8 - July 31, 2024
Presenter Rate $80.00 May 8 to October 22, 2024
Regular - Individual $105.00 August 1 - October 15, 2024
Late Registration $130.00 October 16 - October 22, 2024
Walk-In $155.00 November 5-6, 2024
Professional Member Fee Registration Dates
Early Bird - Individual $155.00 May 8 - July 31, 2024
Presenter Rate $155.00 May 8 to October 22, 2024
Regular - Individual $180.00 August 1 - October 15, 2024
Late Registration $205.00 October 16 - October 22, 2024
Walk-In $255.00 November 5-6, 2024
 NON MEMBER RATE
Student/Retiree Fee Registration Dates
Early Bird - Individual $105.00 May 8 - July 31, 2024
Presenter Rate $105.00 May 8 to October 22, 2024
Regular - Individual $130.00 August 1 - October 15, 2024
Late Registration $155.00 October 16 - October 22, 2024
Walk-in $180.00 November 5-6, 2024
 Non Member Fee Registration Dates
Early Bird - Individual $215.00 May 8 - July 31, 2024
Presenter Rate $215.00 May 8 to October 22, 2024
Regular - Individual $240.00 August 1 - October 15, 2024
Late Registration $265.00 October 16 - October 22, 2024
Walk-in $315.00 November 5-6, 2024

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Call For Presenters! 

Fill out our Call for Breakout Session Presentations form (deadline is September 14, 2024)

Interested in being a volunteer?

Please contact the office (*[email protected]) or reach out to Jeanette Vyhanek.


 

Hotel Room Blocks

The Suites Hotel at Waterfront Plaza
325 S Lake Ave. 
Duluth, MN 55802
Hotel Phone: 218-727-4663 
The Inn on Lake Superior
350 Canal Park Drive
Duluth. MN 55802
Hotel Phone: 218-726-1111
 

*Reservations can be made directly with the hotel. In order to ensure you are guaranteed MSCA's contracted room rate, please call the hotel and ask for the MN School Counselors Association block.