Helping Skills Graduate Certificate
Graduate Level Certificate - Helping Skills
Phyllis J. Washington College of Education
Degree Specific Credits: 15
Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Catalog Year: 2022-23
The Helping Skills Certificate program is intended for working professionals in helping roles who want to further develop specific skills to initiate, establish, and maintain effective and healing relationships with the people they serve.
The Helping Skills certificate does not prepare students for professional counseling licensure.
Faculty may recommend the Helping Skills Certificate program as an alternative to obtaining a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling or School Counseling as part of a student professional development plan.
Graduate-level courses offered from other departments (PSYX, SW, EDLD, EDUC) may be considered with advisor review and approval.
Complete all of the following courses:
Theories & Technology of Counseling
Lifespan Developmental Counseling
Professional Ethics and Orientation
Minimum Required Grade: C