Independent Educational Consultant Certificate Program
The earner of this badge has completed a program of study focused on becoming an independent educational consultant. The earner has the knowledge and skills needed to fully understand the college admissions process, and how to address legal, insurance, marketing, ethical and general business issues.
- Independent Educational Consultant Certificate Program
Complete a total of 15 units / 150 hours of instruction with a grade of "C" or higher in all courses or reasonable equivalents thereof.
Complete all required courses: • Principles of Independent Educational Consulting • Navigating the Financial Aid Network • College Admissions Consulting Resources • Developing an Independent Educational Consulting Business • Independent Educational Consulting Practicum
Complete two elective courses: • Working with Students with Learning Differences • Marketing and Public Relations for the Educational Consultant • Consulting Transfer, Summer, and Gap Year Students • American College Consulting for the International Student • International College Consulting for the American Student • Fundamentals of Graduate School Admissions