Jquery library California State University, Fullerton – MS in Counseling
Masters Degree Program

CACREP Accreditation

The program is accredited by CACREP which allows graduates to work with VA and Tricare (military health plan). Cal State Fullerton is one of only six CA universities with this distinction. Program Contacts

Admission Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Required 3.0 GPA
  • Four prerequisite courses in Behavioral Science
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • An interview with department faculty
  • Personal statement

Admission is based upon indicators of the applicant's potential for becoming an effective counseling practitioner. Admission is not based upon any single factor but on a composite assessment of all factors.

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Info Sessions for this program will begin in April.

Application Period

New applicants are only accepted for the Spring term every other year (classes begin in January). The application period begins August 1st.


Registration

Once students are notified and accepted into the program, they will register in late November (payment due at time of registration) for the first semester.


Tuition

Tuition is currently $425 per unit. Textbooks and other instructional materials must be purchased separately. There is no parking fee at the Garden Grove facility. Costs are subject to change. Financial aid options are available.

Academic Information

For questions such as application procedures, prerequisite requirements and statement of purpose or to schedule an advisement appointment: applycounseling@fullerton.edu or 657-278-3042


For questions regarding registration and tuition:
Suzanne Batista
sbatista@fullerton.edu

657-278-4280


Frequently Asked Questions. Please see:

MS in Counseling

CSUF Department of Counseling Home Page


Student Handbook

Upon admission to the program, students will receive registration information for all courses and a Student Handbook. Registration, payment of fees, and all other student services will be processed through University Extended Education.

View Current Handbook

Admission Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Required 3.0 GPA
  • Four prerequisite courses in Behavioral Science
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • An interview with department faculty
  • Personal statement

Admission is based upon indicators of the applicant's potential for becoming an effective counseling practitioner. Admission is not based upon any single factor but on a composite assessment of all factors.

More Detail

Info Sessions for this program will begin in April.

Application Period

New applicants are only accepted for the Spring term every other year (classes begin in January). The application period begins August 1st.


Registration

Once students are notified and accepted into the program, they will register in late November (payment due at time of registration) for the first semester.


Tuition

Tuition is currently $425 per unit. Textbooks and other instructional materials must be purchased separately. There is no parking fee at the Garden Grove facility. Costs are subject to change. Financial aid options are available.

Academic Information

For questions such as application procedures, prerequisite requirements and statement of purpose or to schedule an advisement appointment: applycounseling@fullerton.edu or 657-278-3042


For questions regarding registration and tuition:
Suzanne Batista
sbatista@fullerton.edu
657-278-4280
Frequently Asked Questions. Please see:

MS in Counseling

CSUF Department of Counseling Home Page


Student Handbook

Upon admission to the program, students will receive registration information for all courses and a Student Handbook. Registration, payment of fees, and all other student services will be processed through University Extended Education.

View Current Handbook




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