The Bureau of Educator Certification (BEC) has changed the name of certification in this area to School Counseling PK–12 effective December 22, 2019. The name of the subject area examination and any references on this website will not be updated until October 1, 2020. Therefore, know that any references to "Guidance and Counseling PK–12" aligns to the new certification name of "School Counseling PK–12." Please note, there has been NO change to the content or competencies and skills for this exam. If you have any questions about your individual testing requirements, please contact the BEC at (800) 445-6739.