This specialization gives you the essential skills and information to get started in the rapidly growing field of College Counseling. Designed to give you a solid foundation as well as an opportunity to explore areas of interest, this specialization can be completed in just two quarters. Students that complete the specialization receive a Record of Participation and all courses are applicable to the full Certificate in College Counseling.
Requirements: In order to earn the specialization students must hold a bachelor’s degree. We require an official copy of that transcript. Students who earned their degree outside of the U.S. need to submit it to a transcript evaluation service which then forwards their report to us.
Recommendations: Because EDUC X 414.81 and EDUC X 414.82 are foundational courses it is recommended that students take these two course before taking the elective and EDUC X 414.80 courses.
Students must earn a letter grade in a course in order for it to be applied toward the certificate of completion.
Application & Candidacy Fee: $50.00*
Program Tuition: $3,168.00
Estimated Total Cost: $3,418.00
Costs are approximate and subject to change without notice. Estimates are based on the candidacy fee, course fees, and estimated textbook fees, but do not include additional expenses such as parking.
*This program is open admission. The Application & Candidacy fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and allows you to access a variety of program benefits.
Meets I-20/F1 Visa Requirements: No
VA Approved: No
Internship available: No