Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology (MA)

Major Curriculum - Psychology 45
Required courses:
Intro to Couns&Psychotherapy
Theories of Couns & Psychothrp
Human Dev Across Life-Span
Psychopathology
Advanced Psychopathology
Ethical, Legal&Prof Issues
Group Couns&Psychotherapy
Research Design&Statistics
Marriage & Family Therapies
Child & Adoles Psychotherapy
Appraisal Techniques
Multicultural Issues in Couns
Ethic Leg & Prof Iss in CMHC
Addictions Counseling
Career Counseling&Dev
Two electives chosen from:6
Issues in Psychology
Crisis Counseling
Cult Asp Cnsling Clnts Hisp Dt
Tech Asp of Hisp in SPAN
Supervised Clinical Experience6
Counseling Practicum
Counseling Internship I
Thesis3
Successful completion of twenty-eight hours of the Major Curriculum (including PSYC 5320) and Written Comprehensive Exam is required prior to enrolling in PSYC 5399.
Thesis II
Total Semester Credit Hours60
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Students enrolled in the MACP program are required to take at least 6 credit hours per semester during the regular academic year and complete all courses with a grade of "B" or better.

Bilingual (English-Spanish) Counselor Certification requires the successful completion of PSYC 5341 and PSYC 5342. In addition, at least 80% of the direct clinical hours in PSYC 5352 must be obtained in Spanish providing culturally and linguistically appropriate counseling services.