MS in Counseling

California State University, Fullerton

Fees and financial aid

place where students pay

The MS in Counseling Program is one of the most affordable ways to earn your advanced degree and begin your career in the rewarding field of counseling. Below you will find information on program costs and financial aid options.

Program fees

Tuition fees for the Spring 2022 cohort are $625 per unit. Textbooks, campus fees, parking and other instructional materials must be purchased separately. 

Tuition rates are subject to change.

Financial aid (domestic students only)

Federal Direct unsubsidized loans are available to assist you in meeting your educational expenses. For financial aid purposes, Extension and International Programs (EIP) Master’s degree programs are considered Special Group - Year-Round Programs. In addition to the standard academic year terms (Fall and Spring), students who are in Special Programs are required to attend Summer during at least one year of their program.

To learn more about how to apply for and use financial aid to finance EIP graduate programs, please use these resources provided by Cal State Fullerton’s Office of Financial Aid:

If you have any questions about financial aid, we are happy to help. Just contact us and a staff member will get back to you soon.

What’s your next step?

Learn about admission requirements by joining the email list. By joining the list you will also receive program and application updates.

Program schedule

What's your next step - Schedule

The MS in Counseling’s part-time program is ideal for working professionals. Get details on the classes you will be taking every semester.