Counseling – Contemporary Theory in School-Based Services Graduate Certificate
Capella University

Program Details

Through the School of Counseling & Human Services, Capella offers this online graduate certificate in Contemporary Theory in School-Based Counseling. You’ll gain an understanding of helping children and adolescents as a professional, while you earn graduate school credit. If you’re already in a school setting, this program will broaden your knowledge of mental health and developmental issues that can affect today’s youth. The program is both a flexible and affordable way to boost your career, while working full time. Curriculum usually includes:

  • Introduction to School Counseling
  • Crisis Intervention, Trauma Response, and Emergency Management 
  • Child and Adolescent Psychopathology

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)