Finalizing the College Counseling Process

EDUC X 414.80

Apply theory, information, and knowledge presented in previous courses to interactions with real-life students.

Starting at $840.00
As few as 10 weeks

What you can learn.

  • Identify student academic strengths and interests
  • Help students present their best selves for college applications
  • Guide students and families in their college choices
  • Understand the cost and financial aid decision process

About this course:

Drawing on the theory and information presented in the required courses included in the UCLA Extension College Counseling Certificate program, this course provides a project-based learning approach for Practicum-ready students to apply their knowledge and experience. Using the latest research and publications available in the field, this interactive class draws on the theory and information presented in other required courses and challenges students to apply their knowledge, strategies and approaches with real-life students. Emphasis is on the development of tools and strategies in determining student goals, aspirations, college lists, admission and financial options—all focused on helping students and their families make the final college decision. This course is designed to meet the needs of counselors in public, private or independent settings.
Students must have completed the Introduction to Counseling for College Admission course prior to enrolling in this course.

Summer 2024 Schedule

Date & Time
This section has no set meeting times.
Future Offering (Opens April 29, 2024 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Marcey Abrons
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Internet access required. Materials required.

HECA: Higher Education Consultants Association

Promo code: HECA23-24

IECA: Independent Educational Consultants Association

Promo code: IECA23-24

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2024
Course Requirements
Book: Who Gets In and Why by Jeffrey Selingo
Book: The College Finder by Steven Antonoff
Book: College Match by Steven Antonoff

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

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