November 29 - December 13, 2018
The college search process can be simultaneously exciting and daunting for students and their families. Effective college counseling requires fundamental and advanced counseling skills, knowledge of adolescent cognitive development, an understanding of the higher education landscape and familiarity with the undergraduate admissions process and financial aid.
Who Should Register
Current counseling professionals* (public/private schools and private practice), parents and school administrators. No previous counseling experience is required for this program.
This course may be taken independently or as a component of the College Access Counseling Certificate.
*This is a foundational course for college access counselors.