As mentioned before, Scott's been on this course for quite some time. As for "Schism" I agree that it was pretty forced, especially after Marvel spent all that time building Utopia prior. That being said I liked "Schism". I thought Jason Araon did a pretty good job with it.
Keep in mind that it is the X-Men's 50th Anniversary this year. We still don't know what Marvel's plans are for it. Reunification could still happen.
Except CYCLOPES KILLED XAVIER!
Not exactly something he can come back from.