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International Student Applicants

Applicants from non-English speaking countries are considered for admissions using the following criteria:

 A minimum undergraduate grade point average of 2.8 or its equivalent, acceptable TOEFL scores, letters of recommendation, a goal statement, and evidence that their command of the English language and the American culture are sufficient to meet counseling program demands. Applicants who meet these criteria may be accepted for admission without having to participate in the workshop portion of the admissions process if geographical distance precludes this activity.

Applicants from non-English speaking countries may be accepted into the M.Ed., school counseling program.  However, the Pennsylvania Department of education will not grant school certification to international students.  You must be a United States citizen to gain school certification through the state of Pennsylvania.

Students who are advanced to candidacy may, with advisor and counseling faculty approval, transfer to those counseling programs requiring practicum and field experience.

 

  • Counseling Department
  • Stouffer Hall, Room 206B
    1175 Maple Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2306
  • Fax: 724-357-7821
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.