Practicum in College Counseling

EDUC X 414.85

This capstone course for the College Counseling Certificate Program guides students to apply theory and methodology in a genuine counseling situation under professional supervision.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Starting at $550.00
As few as 10 weeks
6.0

What you can learn.

  • Apply college counseling techniques in a supervised environment
  • Gain strategies for working with a wide range of students
  • Recognize the role of parents in the college admission process
  • How to assist students in finding financial aid and scholarships
  • Use counseling techniques to identify student interests

About this course:

Apply theory and methodology in a genuine counseling situation under professional supervision. Students complete 65 hours of supervised fieldwork in a local counseling venue. Fieldwork must consist of individual counseling or meeting with students in group settings. For those who may have difficulty making arrangements to complete 65 hours of student counseling, they may complete 35 hours of counseling, as well as a pre-approved research project which will be submitted to the instructor at the completion of the class. Students also participate in the online portion of the course in which practicum experiences are shared with colleagues and reviewed by the instructor.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Practicum in College Counseling.

Completion of the six required courses and formal enrollment in the certificate. Students may not enroll until their Practicum proposal has been approved, and they have received permission from the College Counseling Certificate advisor.

Enrollment Instructions

Prior to enrollment in the Practicum in College Counseling course, students must submit a written proposal of their intended fieldwork.* 

The proposal should describe the counseling activities you expect to become involved with during the course, where your practicum will take place, who your supervisor will be, and how long you estimate it will take to complete your fieldwork.

Further instruction on how to submit your proposal can be found in the Practicum Proposal Form.

Download Practicum Proposal Form
*Only after the practicum proposal is approved will students be granted permission to enroll.
 

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Julia Varriale
371205
Fee:
$550.00
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Notes

Internet access required. 

Please note that while late enrollment into a course is acceptable up to four days after the course start date, it is the responsibility of each student to acquire all required books and course materials by the time they are needed in the course.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 17, 2020
Enrollment Closed
-
Instructor: Esther Hugo
371207
Fee:
$550.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Please note that while late enrollment into a course is acceptable up to four days after the course start date, it is the responsibility of each student to acquire all required books and course materials by the time they are needed in the course.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 17, 2020

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 11:59:00 PM)
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Instructor: John Shull
372707
Fee:
$550.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020
Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 11:59:00 PM)
-
Instructor: Julia Varriale
372708
Fee:
$550.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020
Canceled
-
372709
Fee:
$550.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020
Canceled
-
372710
Fee:
$550.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020

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