Statewide Blended Advanced Standing Program

First required classes start in the Summer and are fully online.

Students attend Summer Institute at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing each year of the program in mid-August.

Students attend class one Saturday per month during the Fall and Spring semesters in the 2nd year of the program via Zoom videoconferencing software. Remaining coursework done independently online.

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 of the second year. Visit our Field Education home page for more information.

Only a part-time (2-year) option is available.

Students choose either a Clinical Practice or an Organizational Community Leadership (OCL) area of specialization.

For students starting Summer of 2019 or later, see the Statewide Blended Advanced Standing course schedule.

Visit our Application Process page for more information.