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
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
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

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.