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University Catalog 2020-2021 
University Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Higher Education and Career Counseling

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The certificate provides postbaccalaureate students the competencies needed to succeed in the field of higher education counseling and career counseling. Students will acquire competencies in the areas of: job development, integrated life planning, lifestyle career development theory, career counseling, higher education counseling, occupational information, community resources, cross-cultural counseling, and career counseling for special populations.

The certificate requires the student to be in a graduate counseling program or to have already completed such a program. All students must complete an academic program plan to enroll in this certificate.

The certificate requires evidence of completion of 12 required units, with a minimum B (3.0) average. Refer to Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Studies: General Information  for general regulations governing all certificate programs.

Requirements (12 units)

U.S. Department of Education Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program: Higher Education and Career Counseling
Occupations that this certificate program prepares students to enter:
- Career (Vocational) Counselor; SOC Code 21-1012;
On-time graduation rate for students completing this program:

No completions by non-degree seeking students in 2009-10
Costs of Attendance for the entire normal duration (three semesters, at two courses per term) of this certificate program:
Tuition and Fees: $8,600
Books and Supplies: $3,276

Median loan debt incurred by students who completed this certificate program:
The job placement rate for students completing the program:
Data not available

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