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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.

    • Explore our degree granting programs in teacher education, leadership, counseling psychology and more
    • Learn about our award-winning signature programs
    • Get to know our faculty who are scholar-practitioners

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

    Winter 2017 Deadlines
    Counseling Psychology Programs Oct 14, 2016
    All Education Programs Nov 04, 2016
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