Graduate Continuing Studies
The landscape of college admissions is ever changing. Professionals who work with students in the transition from high school to college are aware of the need for post-secondary training and information that is up-to-date and comprehensive in the areas of the college admission process, career development, counseling special populations, and information on financial aid and scholarships. Adequately counseling students and their parents is of paramount importance particularly for first generation college students and other underrepresented populations in higher education.
This online program is designed to prepare any professional for counseling high school students in relation to post-secondary planning and the admission process. Since the program is completely online, this preparation is available to professionals across the country and at times that are convenient for them. Students will be introduced to concepts and practical skills required for competency in working with diverse college bound students.
5 Classes, including a practicum, for a total of 16 credits are required to complete the College Admission Counseling Certificate.
EDUC 7201: Counseling College Bound Students (3 credits) EDUC 7202: College Admission Process (3 credits)EDUC 7203: Career Development and Assessment (3 credits)EDUC 7204: Special Populations in College Counseling (3 credits)EDUC 7206: Practicum in College Counseling New Certificate in College Admission Counseling (4 credits)
Note: Individual courses are open to anyone seeking professional growth. If completing the certificate, students must take all five courses, including the practicum.
If you believe you have completed all of the requirements of the College Admission Counseling certificate, please request your printed certificate. Your transcript will be evaluated for completion. We cannot issue certificates to students with financial holds on their accounts. Certificates are processed monthly and you can expect to receive it within four to six weeks after your request. Congratulations on your hard work!
Information for current and new students
$275 per creditPrivate education loans are available to students enrolled in this program.
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