About the Journal
Focus and Scope
The International Journal of Guidance and Counseling (IJAGC) publishes articles that contribute to the development of theoretical and practical guidance and counseling in all settings. Articles to be published can be in the form of research or literature review.
This Journal is published twice a year (January and July) by Department of Guidance and Counseling, Faculty of Teachers Trainning and Education, Universitas Mercu Buana Yogyakarta in collaboration with Indonesian Association of Guidance and Counseling (ABKIN)
IJGAC Editor is very open in accepting articles related to our scope. Among them are:
Peer Review Process
All submitted manuscripts are read by the editorial staff. The review process uses double blind review system. Those manuscripts evaluated by editors to be inappropriate to journal criteria are rejected promptly without external review. Manuscripts evaluated to be of potential interest to our readership are sent to reviewers. The editors then make a decision based on the reviewerâ€™s recommendation from among several possibilities: rejected, require major revision, need minor revision, or accepted.
January and July
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.