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Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

UHCL Bilingual Counselor Certificate

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Successful completion of this specialized certification will prepare students to work with English Language Learners (ELLs). This program will follow the standard school counseling sequence plus an additional six hours. Individuals who complete this program will be eligible to apply for school counseling certification from the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) and receive a University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) Bilingual Counselor certificate. The UHCL Bilingual Counselor certificate is not a state certificate.

Check prerequisites before enrolling in any courses.

Certificate Requirements

Required Courses:
COUN 6537 Bilingual Counseling
Credit Hours: 3
COUN 6538 Social Justice Counseling
Credit Hours: 3

Additional Information

  • Acceptance into the Counseling Program
  • Proof of fluency in English and a language other than English