Counseling

Staffed by professional counselors, the College’s Counseling Center offers you free educational, career and personal counseling services. Counselors also assist both current students and graduates who wish to continue their education at another institution. Information discussed in counseling is kept strictly confidential.

What’s Available?

Due to COVID-19, Counseling Department services will be available online or remotely. The Counseling Department understands this is a very difficult time for our students and we are here to support you. All new transfer students, readmit students and students on academic probation must connect with a counselor to register.

  • Academic Probation students: To REGISTER for January classes, beginning November 1:  

    Counselors can assist you in these areas:

    Academic

    • Improving study skills
    • Balancing work and other responsibilities with school
    • Withdrawing from school
    • Changing majors
    • Registering for courses (new transfer students, readmit students, and students on academic probation)

    Personal

    • Developing self-esteem, confidence and problem-solving skills
    • Resolving conflicts and crises affecting school work
    • Seeking other resources in the community

    Career

    • Assessing and evaluating interests, values and abilities
    • Exploring the world of work (salaries, educational and training requirements, employment outlooks)
    • Relating interests, values and abilities to careers
    • Making a career change

    Transfer

    • Maximizing credit transfer
    • Locating information on transfer schools
    • Deciding when to apply for transfer

    Walk-ins & Appointments

    The Counseling Center is located in Room BG-07. Students without an appointment can see a counselor on a first-come, first-served basis for a 15-minute session. Students who need more time with a counselor can make an appointment for a private counseling session.

    Hours & Locations

    Main Campus

    Fall and Spring semester hours:

    Day Hours

    Monday - Thursday

    8:45 a.m. – 8 p.m.

    Friday

    8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Closed on Fridays in summer: May 14 to August 20, 2021)

    Appointments can be made at the reception desk in the Bonnell Building, Room BG-07 or by calling 215.751.8169 or email counseling@ccp.edu.

    Regional Centers

    Northeast Regional Center, Room 102

    Call 215-516-3780 for hours.

    Northwest Regional Center, Room 102

    Call 215.516.3782 for hours.

    West Regional Center, Room 132

    Call 215.516.3781 for hours.