College Student Counseling and Personnel Services Major

Description: A program that focuses on the organization and provision of counseling, referral, assistance and administrative services to students in postsecondary educational institutions and adult education facilities, and that may prepare individuals to function as professional counselors in such settings. Includes instruction in applicable laws and policies, residential counseling and services, vocational counseling and placement services, remedial skills counseling, and therapeutic counselor intervention. Is College Student Counseling and Personnel Services the right major for you?
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College Student Counseling and Personnel Services Major

What Courses Do College Student Counseling and Personnel Services Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for College Student Counseling and Personnel Services majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Counseling Services
  • Ethics
  • Law
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
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