M.A. On Campus

Career Counseling

North Carolina Central University

12 months
14136 USD/year
14136 USD/year
4226 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Career Counseling MA at the North Carolina Central University prepares career development professionals to work with people of all ages in settings such as career services offices in colleges, universities, community colleges, K–12 public and private schools, nonprofit organizations, and private companies. 


The Career Counseling program at the North Carolina Central University is fully accredited for online and campus instruction by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling & Related Programs (CACREP) and is an endorsed member of the International Registry of Counselor Education Programs (IRCEP).  

Key Features 

  • The NC Central Career Counseling MA is the first CACREP-accredited online career counseling program in the United States.
  • All individuals who would like to apply to an NC Central graduate program (except the law program) must apply using the correct online graduate admission application.  

Programme Structure


  • Located in the heart of the high-tech Research Triangle, NC Central University’s research centers are preparing students to become the next generation of scientists and social scientists. 
  • Our work addresses the economic and social challenges that impact North Carolina and the world today—and those that will affect us tomorrow.  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online graduate admission application
  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts of all schools attended (if you earned your degree from a non-U.S. school, please see the international applicant requirements)
  • Personal statement
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00
  • GRE (no more than 5 years old)
  • An interview is required

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7068 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    14136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7068 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4226 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2113 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Durham

990 - 1670 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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