Western Kentucky University

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Program Requirements

The graduate certificate in Career Counseling requires a total of 15 hours. The 9 required hours, including an internship, are set by the program. The remaining 6 hours can be modified by the student's interest.

Required Courses (9 hours):

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
CNS 556 Developmental Career Counseling 3
CNS 595 Internship (in Career Counseling) 3
CNS 675 Advanced Career Counseling and Services Administration 3

Restricted Electives (6 hours):

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
CNS 552 Testing and Assessment in Counseling 3
CNS 553 Community Resources in Counseling 3
CNS 559 Counseling Techniques 3
CNS 572 The College Student Experience 3
CNS 574 Student Development in Higher Education 3
CNS 576 Technology in Student Affairs 3
CNS 577 Counseling Concepts and Applications for Student Affairs Professionals 3


Total Hours Required: 15

 Last Modified 11/15/13