Welcome to the Counselor Education Department at San Jose State University! We provide two excellent programs to choose from to meet your personal and professional goals: Masters of Arts in Counselor Education and a PPS Credential in Counselor Education. Our faculty work closely with students to build effective assessment and counseling skills, nurture reflective thinking and inter-cultural awareness, and provide the experiences graduates will need to become dynamic leaders committed to lifelong learning.
Thursday, May 15, 2014 is the Counselor Education Graduation Dinner. Reservations will begin April 1, 2014 thru April 25, 2014 or until tickets have sold out. E-Market has been added for your convenience. (First Come First Served)
ATTENTION SPRING AND FALL 2014 APPLICANTS:
THE DEPARTMENT OF COUNSELOR EDUCATION MAY END COURSE OFFERINGS VIA INTERACTIVE TELEVISION TO JAMES LOGAN H.S., MONTEREY COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION, CABRILLO COLLEGE AND GAVILLAN COLLEGE. BE ADVISED THAT IF YOU ARE ACCEPTED INTO THE M.A. AND/OR PPSC PROGRAMS, YOU MAY NEED TO ATTEND ALL CLASSES ON THE SJSU CAMPUS."
Scholarships are available now. You can apply through the link below.
New for Faculty: Room Reservations
If you need to request rooms, please click on the request form below:https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dDJxMFN4Nm9CWE1FelMyZlYxX1kxU0E6MA#gid=0
The academic year calendars for 2013/14, 2014/2015, 2015/16 and 2016/2017 are now available.
Candidacy and Graduation Deadlines:
Please check the Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations website for deadlines
Spring 2014 Comprehensive Exam
Sign up for the comprehensive exam. The exam will be on Saturday, April 26,2014 9:00 AM, at SH 431
Fall 2014 Applicants:
Application for Fall 2014 will open October 1, 2013. The deadline to apply on CSU
Mentor is on April 1, 2014. Transcripts go to GAPE and are due April 15, 2014. All
documents (letters of recommendations, autobiography, and cover sheet) are due by
April 15, 2014 to the Department.
- Please note that transcripts are to be sent to: Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations (GAPE), and not to the Counselor Education department.
- Once your status changes to "Referred to Department", please call us to make sure that we received your documents.
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC):
- At this time we are working on meeting the new standards of the Board of Behavioral
Science for the LPCC license. We hope to get approval as soon as possible. Please keep this in mind when you enroll
in our program. If you are already in our program and have questions, please contact
Lewis Aptekar, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Coursework that meets the statutory requirements for LPCC
American School Counselor Association is offering: Bully Prevention Specialist Training
For More Info
Reminder: If you decide to do both Masters and the Pupil Personnel Services Credential
you will need to complete 63 units. If you have questions speak with an advisor.
EDCO 292 Schedule: (For Current Students Only!)
|Fall 2013||Spring 2014|
|Sept. 6, 2013||1st. mandatory meeting/orientation SJSU. 4:00pm @ IRC 306||Feb. 7, 2014||1st. mandatory meeting/orientation SJSU. 4:00pm @ Sweeney Hall 431|
|Sept. 20, 2013||Contract form, Proof of Insurance, CBEST, Site Descriptions Form due||Feb. 21 2014||Contract form, Proof of Insurance, CBEST, Site Descriptions Form due|
|Oct. 4, 2013||2nd mandatory meeting at designated sites||Mar. 7, 2014||2nd mandatory meeting at designated sites|
|Nov. 1, 2013||3rd mandatory meeting at designated sites||Apr. 4, 2014||3rd mandatory meeting at designated sites|
|Dec. 6, 2013||All forms (Field-Work Counseling Record Form, Supervisor Evaluation (MA | PPS), and Experience SummaryForms) due||May 9, 2014||All forms (Field-Work Counseling Record Form, Supervisor Evaluation (MA | PPS), and Experience SummaryForms) due|