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MS in Counseling Information Sessions

Shelia Braggs

Meet Your MS in Counseling Admissions Advisor

Hello, I am Shelia Braggs, your Program Admissions Advisor, and I am passionate about the opportunity to assist future educators!     

As Program Admission Advisor for the Special Education Program, School Counseling, School Psychology, and Rehabilitation Counseling Programs, I invite you to join an information session to learn about the program options, admission requirements, and application steps. I aim to provide you with the pertinent details you will need to make an informed decision about pursuing your Special Education teaching credential.     

Shelia Braggs
Program Admissions Advisor

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CSUSB Students

 What you can expect to learn during the information session

Information sessions are a great way to learn about the degree and credential programs at the Watson College of Education. During our virtual meeting, I will discuss the following topics in detail:

Introduction to the Program

We'll introduce the MS in Counseling, its objectives, and the benefits of earning this degree program.

Program Structure

You'll learn about the program's curriculum, including the courses, fieldwork, and student teaching requirements. We'll also provide an overview of the program duration and scheduling options.  I’ll explain the importance of field experience and student teaching, as these are essential for teacher preparation. You'll learn about securing a student teaching placement and the support provided during this phase.

Application Process

We'll guide you through the application process, including deadlines, required documents, and how to submit your application.

Eligibility Requirements

We'll discuss the prerequisites and eligibility criteria for the program.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

We'll provide information about available financial aid, scholarships, and other funding opportunities to support your journey in the program.

Q&A Session

We'll open the floor for questions, allowing you to seek clarification on any aspects of the program, admissions process, or related topics.

Next Steps

At the end of the information session, I'll guide you through the next steps you should take to start your journey toward earning your MS in Counseling.



 Your Time is NOW

Information sessions are conducted on ZOOM! Choose from any of the dates listed below: