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Certificate of Advanced Study in College Counseling (Bridge)


A 12-credit certificate program for those who already hold a master’s degree in counseling. Provides educational and practical requirements for counselors who wish to work in a college setting.

Admission to the Program

The application process is managed by the Graduate School. The application process includes:

  1. an online graduate application with the student's written objective for entering the program;
  2. all undergraduate and graduate transcripts; and
  3. three letters of recommendation (from an employer, a professor, and a character reference).

Applicants must have a master's degree in counseling.

Program Requirements

Students must meet the College's standards for graduate study.


  • EDC 626 Counseling in College Settings
  • EDC 723 Implementation I: College Counselor
  • EDC 735 Clinical Experience for Implementation I
  • EDC 729 Implementation II: College Counselor

Total: 12 credits


Department of Counselor Education

Department Chair: Thomas Hernandez
Location: Brown 184
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Phone: (585) 395-2258
Fax: (585) 395-2366

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Faculty & Staff

Helena N Boersma MS
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Claudette Brown-Smythe
Visiting Assistant Professor

Robert A Dobmeier Ph.D
(SUNY College At Buffalo)
Associate Professor

David W Eckert MS
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Patricia Goodspeed EDD
(University Of Rochester)
Associate Professor and Associate Chair

Nancy E Harris MS
(SUNY College At Brockport)

Thomas J Hernandez EDD
(University Of Rochester)
Professor and Chair

Barbara J Higgins MSED
(SUNY College At Brockport)

Kara Hiltz BA
(SUNY At Fredonia)
Graduate Assistant

Daniel T Kandris MS
(SUNY College At Brockport)

Lisa D Mogle
Secretary 1

Summer M Reiner Ph.D
(University Of Connecticut)
Associate Professor

Kathleen M Schreier MS
(SUNY College At Brockport)
Adjunct Lecturer

Susan R Seem Ph.D
(Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus)