Certificate of Advanced Study in School Counseling

Alfred University’s Downstate Programs through CITE offer practical, convenient, affordable courses for working professionals.

Alfred University offers a Certificate in Advanced Study in School Counseling.  The program is designed to give Licensed Mental Health Counselors New York State Certification as a School Counselor.

Eligible Applicants should have one of the following degrees:

  • Master in Mental Health Counseling
  • General Counseling Master Degrees

Individuals who successfully complete this State Education Department approved program will meet the requirements for Certification as a School Counseling in New York State.  


Alfred University has been recognized for its excellence by the Brookings Institution, US News & World Report, The Fiske Guide to Colleges, the Princeton Review, and Forbes, among others.

CITE is a proud partner, helping extend Alfred’s reach. We aid in delivering Alfred’s innovative Master’s Programs in Mental Health CounselingSchool CounselingPublic Administration, a Certificate of Advanced Study in MHC, and a Certificate of Advanced Study in School Counseling to students in and around NYC.