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Lisbon, Portugal

Students pursuing a master’s degree in School Counseling or taking graduate courses in Addictions Counseling may enroll in courses at our Lisbon site, hosted at St. Julian’s School. The school is ideally located in beautiful Carcavelos, just 12.5 miles from Lisbon, 3 minutes from the train station and a short walk from the beach. Courses are offered in a condensed format over 7-8 days during the summer.

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Master’s and Certificate Programs

International School Counseling

Summer 2018 Course Offerings

Course offerings are tentative and subject to change.

Session I – July 2 – July 11, 2018

No class: July 7 & 8

Meeting Times- 8:30AM-3:30PM 

COUN 501 – Introduction to Counseling
EPSY 661 – Counseling Children and Adolescents

Session II – July 12 – July 20, 2018

No class: July 15

Meeting Times- 8:30AM-3:30PM 

COUN 515 – Research and Statistics in Counseling
COUN 675 – Group Counseling
COUN 551 – Substance Abuse and Addiction: Individual, Family & Society

Session III – July 23 – August 1, 2018

No class: July 28 & 29

Meeting Times- 8:30AM-3:30PM 

COUN 670 – Counseling Theory and Practice
COUN 597 – College Counseling
COUN 553 – Treating Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disorders

Required Textbooks for Summer 2019 (check back Spring 2019 for update)



About the Location

Lisbon is the capital of Portugal and a major player in the country’s finance, commerce, art, international trade, education, and tourism. A prized destination and hub of culture and innovation, Lisbon attracts visitors from all over the world. It’s also the oldest city in Western Europe, offering a delightful mix of the history and progress. St. Julian’s School is ideally located in beautiful Carcavelos, just 12.5 miles from Lisbon, 3 minutes from the train station and a short walk from the beach.

The College of New Jersey graduate program in Lisbon is held at St. Julian’s School, Quinta Nova 2775-588 Carcavelos, Portugal.


Accommodations in Lisbon

TCNJ does not endorse specific accommodations

Students must book accommodation independently and there are many websites where you can locate and explore a variety of apartment and hotel options that may suit your needs. Please visit TCNJ’s Lisbon Facebook page for housing suggestions or to connect with other students looking for shared accommodation. Additionally, you can visit Counselor Education’s Portugal website for more information on this program.

Summer 2018 Portugal Hotel Options Map (PDF)

Portugal Hotel Options Addresses (PDF)

Cascais Housing Map (PDF)

Sintra Housing Map (PDF)

Estoril Housing Map (PDF)

Contact the Coordinator

For more information regarding this site, please contact Dr. Stuart Carroll, Faculty Director of Graduate Global Programs ( or 609-771-2221).

Pre-registration is available for 2018-2019 Courses.