Educational Research / Mental Health Counseling, M.Sc.

Educational Research / Mental Health Counseling, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #351 (WUR) , GA,
The Department of Educational Policy Studies and the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services offer a dual enrollment, master’s-level program leading to a Master of Science degree with majors in Educational Research and Mental Health Counseling.

About

This program provides the Educational Research student a content area in which to apply the educational research methodology and provides the Mental Health Counseling student the capability to combine research and evaluation with counseling in his or her work setting.

In general, this dual degree program provides the student with increased career opportunities both within academia and in the work setting.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Methods of Research in Education
  • Research Design
  • Social / Cultural Issues in Counseling and Psychological Services
  • Individual and Family Over the Life Span
  • Professional Identity and Ethics in Mental Health Counseling
  • Basic Counseling Skills
  • Group Counseling Systems
  • Consultation, Advocacy, and Leadership in Mental Health Counseling
  • Counseling Systems and Interventions
  • Career Theory, Assessment, and Intervention
  • Educational and Psychological Appraisal
  • Psychobehavioral Diagnosis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Admission Requirements

  • A submitted online application. Paper applications are not available.
  • A nonrefundable application fee of $50 is required for each application. This fee must be paid online by credit card.
  • One copy of official academic transcripts
  • Goal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official GRE (Graduate Record Examination) scores.
  • International applicants required to submit official TOEFL or IELTS scores and the Georgia State University’s International Applicant Immigration Form.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1243 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1243 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    1243 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1243 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State Applies to you

    382 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 382 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Atlanta

  • 1213 - 2210 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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