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Social and Community Services Graduate Certificate

School of Counseling and Human Services

Admission Requirements

Applicants must provide the following information for admission to Capella programs and specializations:

  • Bachelor's degree from an institution accredited by a U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting agency or an internationally recognized institution.
  • Grade point average of 2.3 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • A $50 non-refundable application fee is required for initiating an application for admission and may be paid as part of the application process.

International Student Requirements

You are considered an international applicant if you completed your highest degree outside of the U.S., regardless of where you currently live. International applications include all U.S. citizens and non-U.S. citizens who have completed their most recent academic coursework, degree, or credential at an institution outside the U.S.

In addition to the above admission requirements, you will need to submit these materials:

  • Minimum scores and acceptable tests for proof of English proficiency
  • Transcript evaluation

Learn more about international student admissions.

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