Online School Counselors

Utah Connections Academy’s full-time, licensed school guidance counselors are dedicated to helping online students reach their full potential, assisting with:

  • Academic goal setting, scheduling, and planning
  • Personal and social development
  • Career planning
  • College planning

Helping Students Succeed

With master’s degrees and specialized training in developmental and educational psychology, our online school counselors help students address the personal, social, and academic issues that can affect their success in school and in life.

At UCA, our online school counseling program is built on strong relationships, so our counselors are readily accessible to students and families—online, in person, and by phone. With the additional support from our national Connections Academy office and its collaborative network of school counselors across the United States, our counseling team brings both individual attention and national expertise to our students and families.

Preparing Students for College and Career

Beyond their daily counseling activities, our counselors provide services designed to guide high school students preparing for college and a career with:

  • Personal learning plans focusing on postgraduation goals
  • Interactive online LiveLesson® sessions connecting Connections Academy families across the country with real-time information on financial aid and scholarships, college application processes, entrance requirements, and more
  • College test preparation courses for the SAT examinations
  • One-on-one counseling with seniors to provide resources and assistance with postsecondary planning, including career options, vocational training, and selecting the right college
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Jennifer Swan

Meet the Manager of Counseling Services

Jennifer Swan

I am thrilled to be the manager of counseling services at UCA! I have always wanted to make a difference by helping others, and I love working with our students to help them be successful in school, no matter what obstacles they might have to overcome.

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