Post-Master's Certificate in Counseling

The post-masters certificate in counseling is designed to allow students who have obtained a 48 credit Masters in counseling to gain additional credits necessary for licensure.


Curriculum

Core Courses

CNSL 6169 Substance Abuse Counseling
CNSL 6171 Family Counseling
CNSL 6175 Living and Dying: A Counseling Perspective
CNSL 6190 Advanced Career Counseling

Changes to the program plan of study are possible based on individual student needs and career goals and should be arranged with the faculty advisor upon admission to the program.


Admissions

  • Program Entry: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Prerequisites: Masters Degree
  • Campus: Alexandria

Application Requirements

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts

*Additional application requirements may exist for international applicants

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Applications are now being accepted for Summer and Fall 2024. We encourage you to apply as early as possible. For more information or to inquire about the next admissions cycle, contact the GSEHD Admissions Team at education@gwu.edu or 202-994-9283.

Application Timeline Spring Summer Fall
Priority Deadline Aug 1 Nov 1 Nov 1
Round 1 Deadline Sept 15 Dec 15 Dec 15
Round 2 Deadline Nov 1 Jan 16 Jan 16
Round 3 Deadline Dec 15 March 1 March 1
Round 4 Deadline N/A May 1 May 1
Round 5 Deadline N/A June 15 June 15
Round 6 Deadline N/A N/A Aug 1

 

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