Mission and Belief Statement



The mission of the Montana School Counselor Association is to empower school counselors in the State of Montana with the knowledge, skills, connections, and resources to promote student success in the school, the home, the community, and the world. MSCA is committed to representing school counselors and to promoting professionalism and ethical practices.


We believe:

School counseling programs should be provided for all students,

All students have dignity, worth, unique characteristics, and potential,  

Implementing a standards-based comprehensive school counseling program into every school will enhance student success, specifically in the academic, career, and social/emotional domains, and  

School Counselors should adhere to the ASCA Ethical Standards for School Counselors.