At a Glance

Program units

42

Average completion time

2 years

Cost per unit

$642

Base cost

$26,964*

Accreditation

WASC

*Base Cost (cost per unit x program units) is provided to aid in program comparison only.

All stated financial information is subject to change. For a detailed cost estimate or more information, contact APU's Graduate Student Financial Services.

Overview

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.

Program Highlights

  • 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

Learn more about the program and our faculty.

Department of Higher Education

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.

University Reputation

Azusa Pacific University continues to be recognized annually among the nation’s best colleges, landing in the most prestigious category of U.S.News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges 2014 rankings (Tier One, No. 173), and being named 1 of 124 institutions in The Princeton Review’s Best Western Colleges 2014.

Note: This information is current for the 2014-15 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.