Student Assistance Coordination Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study

The Student Assistance Coordination certificate program is intended for individuals who want to be certified as student assistance coordinators. A Student Assistance Coordinator provides in-school assessment, crisis intervention and counseling and referral services to any student experiencing personal, family, or peer difficulties. Student Assistance Coordinators work with students, their families, and community resources in many New Jersey school districts to address substance abuse issues, social and emotional issues, and behavioral problems experienced by school-age children.


The Student Assistance Coordination Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study is a part-time program offered at our Glassboro campus. It requires the completion of 24 graduate semester hours (8 courses).


The following courses make up the Student Assistance Coordination Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study program.

  • 8 Courses / 24 Semester Hours
    • Required Courses: 24 semester hours
  • Foundation Courses: No
  • Graduation / Exit / Thesis Requirements: Yes
Total Program Semester Hours: 24

Admissions Requirements

The following is a list of items required to begin the application process for the program. There may be additional action or materials required for admission to the program. Upon receipt of the materials below a representative from the Rowan Global Admissions Processing Office will contact you with confirmation or indicating any missing items.

  • $65 (U.S.) non-refundable application fee

  • Master's degree (or its equivalent) from an accredited institution of higher learning

  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)

  • Current professional resume

  • Statement of professional objectives

  • Two letters of recommendation

    • Letters of recommendation should be from professional administrators and include information, which attests to applicant's ability to pursue a graduate degree
  • Academic Writing Sample

  • Optional Interview: Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted directly by the Faculty Admissions Committee.

Start Dates & Application Deadlines

The chart below details available entry terms for the Student Assistance Coordination Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study program as well as corresponding application deadlines. Submitting the Application Form is only the first step to beginning the admission process. All of the required materials listed above must be received on or before the application completion deadline for your desired entry term to be considered for admission to that term. We encourage you to complete the application form and begin submitting your materials at least one month before the deadline indicated.

Entry Term Start Date Application Deadline
Summer 2020 05/19/2020 04/01/2020

Tuition & Costs

Rate Fees Per Semester Hour
$686 $154.65 $840.65