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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.

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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...

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Award-Winning Program

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

    New Application Deadlines for 2017

    Our new Application Deadlines are now available. Please review Application Requirements as these have been updated as well.

    Upcoming Deadlines

    Spring 2017 Priority Deadlines
    Counseling Psychology Programs January 10, 2017
    Education - MATTC February 1, 2017
    All Other Education Programs February 10, 2017 
    EXCEL Program
    Priority application deadline January 31, 2017


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