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Counseling Aspiring First Generation College Students

In this online course, you will explore the social, emotional and cultural barriers aspiring first generation college students face and must overcome in order to achieve success in their transition from high school to college.

Jan. 28, 2021 - Feb. 11, 2021

As college counseling and financial assistance become more readily available, future first generation college students are leaving their high school campuses and becoming the first in their families to attend college in greater numbers than ever before. College counselors will learn practical ways to assist these students in furthering their education and achieving their goals.

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 online course is recommended for college counselors with less than three years of experience.

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