EDCS students must purchase and use LiveText (standard edition) to complete and submit some course assignments. Specify CSUB when you sign up so you will have access to CSUB templates, etc. When selecting a name, use your myCSUB username as your LiveText account name. LiveText training videos are included within the program after software purchase.  LiveText can be found at:

Assignments for Live Text will include assignments from the following courses: EDCS 5020 (Human Communication), 6030 (School Counseling Domains and Techniques), 6060 (Therapeutic Methods in Group Settings), 6320 (Student Affairs Case Study), 6220 (School Counseling Case Study), and 6050 (Career Counseling).

The approximate cost of Livetext is $100.00 and your account will be active for 5 years.  If you have any questions, please contact your EDCS advisor, Dr. Juterh Nmah ( If you have LiveText specific questions, please contact Amanda Thrasher,