The graduate program in College Counseling and Student Development at Azusa Pacific University prepares individuals to become student affairs educators whose special interest is college students and the environments that affect their development as persons and as scholar-students.
- Develop visionary leadership and foster student learning.
- Facilitate effective campus and community relationships.
- Develop multicultural awareness, knowledge, and skills.
- Apply classroom learning to supervised fieldwork in a college or university.
- Two-year on-campus program for full-time students
Department of Leadership and College Student Development
Azusa Pacific University receives accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). In addition, APU's College Counseling and Student Development Program also meets Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS) standards.
Azusa Pacific University held its place in the most prestigious category of U.S.News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges 2013 rankings, placing in Tier One at No. 179 in the National Universities category. In addition, The Princeton Review named APU as 1 of 121 institutions in the 2012 Best Colleges in the West for the seventh consecutive year.