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Student Affairs in Higher Education with College Counseling

Slippery Rock University

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644 USD/credit
322 USD/credit
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About

When people have difficulty coping with life's challenges or need support in meeting their educational and personal goals, a skilled, helping professional can make all the difference. 

Overview

Student Affairs in Higher Education with College Counseling is a 60-credit-hour, three-year specialty program that combines curriculum and practicum and internship experiences from the Student Affairs in Higher Education program and the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program. Graduates are eligible for the National Certified Counselor credential (NCC).

This program prepares students for counseling-focused positions at colleges and universities-including mental health counselor, career counselor, disabilities counselor, or academic advisor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Student Affairs and College Counseling
  • Lifespan Development
  • Helping Relationships
  • Social and Cultural Diversity Introduction to Research
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in Student Affairs Higher Education Environments, Cultures, and Students
  • College Student Learning and Development 1 
  • College Student Learning and Development 2 
  • Organizational Behavior and Leadership in Higher Education
  • Career Development and Counseling Group Counseling
  • Practicum in Group Leadership

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
61
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application and Application Fee
  • A Personal Statement indicating their interest in the program, experience, and career goals 
  • Reference Release Form listing your two academic references.  
  • Two Academic Reference Forms from a former or current college or university faculty member with knowledge of the applicant's academic aptitude, suitability for intended program area, and ability to form interpersonal relationships.  
  • Official Transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    644 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 644 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    322 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 322 USD per credit and a duration of  .

Funding

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