Counseling Department Courses

Counseling 1

Introduction to College (1) CSU
This course is designed to provide students with the skills needed to succeed in college. Emphasis is placed on study skills and time management. As a result of completing this course, student will have an understanding of college policies and procedures, campus services and resources, and associate degree and transfer requirements.

Counseling 4

Career Planning (1) CSU
This is an educational and vocational course designed to assist the undecided student to make a meaningful decision regarding a career goal. The course includes interest tests and information regarding occupational trends, entry level positions, and career ladder roles. Students will have a broader knowledge of careers and insight into their abilities, interest, values, and personality which will help with the selection of a career choice.

Counseling 22

The Transfer Process (1) UC:CSU
This course is an introduction to the transfer process. It is designed to enable students to become active participants in planning their long-term educational and career goals and provides students with an understanding of the process and the requirements for transferring to a fouryear college or university. These goals enable the student to develop a transfer educational plan and to be prepared to apply to a transfer institution.

Counseling 40

College Success Seminar (3) UC: CSU
This course introduces students to the higher education system, and provides a study of the educational, psychological, intellectual, social, and health-related factors that impact lifelong learning, well-being and success. Topics include: Motivation, critical thinking, learning strategies, time management, communication skills, career exploration, and educational planning. An overview of campus resources and policies is also provided.