Student Application Checklist

Please complete steps one and two to reserve your seat in the cohort:


Application for Graduate Admission

Complete and submit the cohort application by clicking the button.


Application Fee

Please click the button to submit your non-refundable $50 application fee.

Once your seat has been reserved, please follow the remaining steps to complete your admissions file:


Financial Aid & Payment Options

Determine how you plan to pay for the program: Financial Aid or Pay-As-You-Go.

If using Financial Aid, Complete the FAFSA. It is in your best interest to complete the financial aid process as early as possible.

If using a Pay-As-You-Go plan, click the button for more information.


Official Transcripts

Transcripts are required from each college or university (including community colleges and schools you transferred credits from) that you have attended. Please review the Transcript Release document by clicking the button.



All Candidates: Please provide answers to the following questions with clear and concise responses. We suggest 2-3 well formed sentences per question allowing us to assess your personal and professional goals, as well as writing ability.


Two Reference Forms

Please arrange for two letters of recommendation to be completed and returned to Concordia University. To get started, click the button and enter the information for each recommender. Concordia will email the form directly to the recommender on your behalf.


Program Specific Requirements

School Counseling applicants only: Resume and CBEST card. You may submit your resume directly to the Graduate Information Office online. You can upload your resume by clicking the button. You may also submit your resume and CBEST card by email or fax.

Ed. Admin applicants only: Verification of Experience, ACSA Membership Application and CBEST card. Please review the verification of experience information. Submit the ACSA Membership Application, along with a copy of your CBEST card by email, fax, or by mail.