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Explore Our Innovative Education & Counseling Psychology Programs

Guided by strong dedication to academic excellence and service to society, the School of Education and Counseling Psychology at Santa Clara University educates compassionate, competent, and ethical professionals committed to meaningful and supportive engagement with diverse people, schools, and communities.

Faculty Scholarship

Despite a proliferation of theories suggesting a “damaged” Black psyche and suspicion about its value to Black youth, we find the history of research about Black racial identity reveals robust and consistent evidence...

Award-Winning Program

ExCEL is an innovative program that creates pathways for outstanding individuals to teach in K-12 Catholic schools.

    New Bilingual Education Program

    Our Teacher Education program now has a Bilingual Education certification for MATTC candidates and IN-SERVICE teachers. Click here.

    Upcoming Deadlines

    Spring 2017 Priority Deadlines
    Counseling Psychology Programs Jan 10, 17
    MATTC Feb 01, 17
    All Education Programs Feb 10, 17 
    EXCEL Program
    Application period opens  Nov 01, 16 
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