MSCC Application Process

  1. YIEP- Bellevue University Application click here
  2. OFFICIAL copy of your undergraduate degree transcript that identifies the degree earned and date the degree was awarded
  3. OFFICIAL transcript of all credits earned within the last 60 credits of that degree, if some of those 60 credits were not earned at the degree granting institution
    OR a conferred Masters degree.
  4. Payment of YIEP registration fee: See Fees page on website.
  5. A minimum GPA of 3.0 for the last 60 credits for full admittance.
  6. 6 credits in courses of Behavioral Science (Psychology, Counseling, Sociology, JEWISH ETHICS, etc.)
  7. An updated resume. Please detail your education and work/ volunteer history
  8. 2 letters of recommendation. Click here for Guidelines
  9. A student Statement of Interest.  Click here for Guidelines
  10. Background check. Due to the sensitive nature of the work clinical counselors do, a passed background check is required for admission into the program.Steps to Complete Background:
    1. Complete the attached information release form.
    2. Complete the background check form today at
    3. The cost is $48.69 for this check.
    4. You do not need to complete the Nebraska background check.
    5. Notify me once your check is complete, but do not send me your results.
    6. The program director will access your results and will review them along with the other items you’ve submitted to determine whether you will be accepted into the program.
    7. I will follow up with you once I have received a decision from the program director.

    If you have any questions or need assistance, please let us know.

11. Download file: Important items and Changes for MSCC 2022; Sign and return the form.

Please send all items to:

MS in CC
c/o The YIEP
567 Cedar Hill Road
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Fax: 718-327-0307
Please contact The YIEP if we can assist: OR 917-209-8204
Please note: If you are planning on applying for government student loans to pay the tuition of the program, please complete the FAFSA form, ASAP.
See the financial aid page of our website
The Bellevue University school code is 002538
The University is located in Bellevue, Nebraska