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.
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.
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.
Essay on Educational & Career Goals
All Candidates: Please complete a 500-750 word essay describing your reasons for seeking admission to the Masters degree program, your goals for this degree, and your career objectives.
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 Form, ACSA Membership Application and CBEST card. Please submit the verification form and the ACSA Membership Application, along with a copy of your CBEST card by email, fax, or by mail.