Advanced Certificate - Post Master’s Degree Admissions Requirements

Medaille College welcomes applications for our advanced certificate post-master’s graduate programs designed for the professional who is seeking additional educational opportunities leading to licensure. We value the experience and maturity that these students bring with them. Our goal is to offer a hassle-free application and financial aid process, and an easy transition into the Medaille College Community.
  1. Medaille College Online Application
  2. Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  3. FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) if you wish to apply for financial aid.
  4. Additional Requirements vary by program so please click on your program of interest below for additional materials required

*Applicants who attended school outside of the United States or Canada must have their transcripts translated into English by a recognized agency. We accept any services that is a member of NACES (  

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

  1. Applicants must possess at least a 48-hour master's degree in counseling (school, rehabilitation, pastoral, etc.) 
  2. Maximum credit hours needed: 18 (students need no more than 4 core courses plus internship) to enter the program.
  3. Syllabi from the core courses to be transferred 
  4. Resume or curriculum vitae
  5. Professional goal statement
  6. Two letters of recommendation
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Literacy or Students with Disabilities

  1. Online Application
    1. Complete the FREE online application
  2. Official Transcripts – Mail
    1. Forward official graduate transcripts from all colleges/ universities attended
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Essay, personal statement and resume can uploaded electronically using your applicant student service center.

Transcripts and letter of recommendations should be mailed to: 

Medaille College
Adult & Graduate Admissions
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14214

Rolling Admission

Medaille College has rolling admissions where acceptances are offered on an ongoing basis until classes are filled. You will be notified of a decision within two weeks of completing the application. To maximize your eligibility for financial aid it is in your best interest to apply early in your application process.

Conversations with the Admissions Team

We want to get to know you as an individual, and the best way to do this is for us to sit down and have a conversation. We encourage you to schedule a time to meet with us at either our Buffalo or Rochester campus.   Appointments can be arranged Monday through Thursday from 8am to 7pm, Friday from 8am to 5pm and Saturday from 9am to 12noon.  Please contact us at (800) 292-1582 or to arrange your personal interview and tour.

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Undergraduate Programs

High school students and transfer students who want to enroll in day classes at the Buffalo campus.

Adult and Graduate Programs

Adult learners applying to our undergraduate or graduate degree programs at either our Buffalo or Rochester campuses.

Online Programs

Adult learners applying to our online undergraduate or graduate degree programs.