ACA-ACES Syllabus Clearinghouse

The ACA Syllabus Clearinghouse is a joint project of ACA and The Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES). We will maintain syllabi on many topics from may different learning institutions. Our database will be updated continually with new and exciting courses and will provide a valuable resource to all counselors. If you have questions or need assistance please contact the ACA librarian at 800-347-6647 ext. 281 or

College Counseling / Student Development

Students in Higher Education

This course provides an examination of college students and various college settings in the context of the history of higher education and student affairs. Students will also gain an understanding of the philosophical foundations of student affairs work. Further, students will analyze the influence of organizational type and culture on college students and the nature of student affairs work.
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