Oakland Advanced Standing Program

Classes are mostly face-to-face and take place on the Oakland University campus in Rochester, MI.

Students attend classes two days and/or evenings per week, usually on Mondays and Tuesdays.

First required classes start in the Summer with face to face and/or online classes.

Students complete a minimum of 38-credits and three semesters of field education for a total of 600 field hours.

Students are in field for 16 hours a week scheduled during normal business hours (8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday). Field education is conducted during the Summer, Fall, and Spring semesters. Part-time students are in field during their second year. Visit our Field Education home page for more information.

Full-time (1-year) and part-time (2-year) options are available.

Students choose either a Clinical Practice or an Organizational Community Leadership (OCL) area of specialization. All courses required for the Clinical Practice concentration are offered at Oakland. Students who choose the Organization and Community Leadership concentration are required to commute to East Lansing during the last two semesters of the program.

See the full-time course curriculum.

See the part-time course curriculum.

Visit our Application Process page for more information.