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Counseling Psychology

Framingham State University

36 months
1325 USD/credit 39750 USD/year
1325 USD/credit 39750 USD/year
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Build a career that makes a difference with the Counseling Psychology program of Framingham State University. Our graduates provide mental health services in a variety of settings, including schools, hospitals, addiction treatment centers, homes and correctional facilities.


The Counseling Psychology program of Framingham State University has both a licensure and non-licensure track.


The licensure track combines theoretical aspects with practical counseling skills to prepare students to work effectively as a counselor in any mental health field. A culminating internship experience must be arranged at a site affiliated with or approved by the Department of Psychology.

The non-licensure track provides a theoretical understanding of the issues related to the counseling psychology profession. Students receive a strong foundation in psychology and in current theories, data, and research related to counseling approaches.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of Psychotherapy and Counseling
  • Advanced Principles of Learning and Development
  • Adult Psychopathology
  • Multicultural Counseling: Research, Theory, and Practice
  • Group Processing in Counseling
  • Problems of Substance Abuse

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Graduate Admission
  • Non-refundable application fee of $50.00 USD
  • Letters of recommendation with cover forms (submitted through your online application). Please note: one letter of recommendation should come from a current or recent employer
  • Statement of Purpose/Essay Question Responses
  • Official transcripts from ALL college-level coursework completed
  • GRE/GMAT Exams
  • TOEFL / IELTS scores
  • Resume
  • All documents for students seeking an F1 Student Visa

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1325 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    39750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1325 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Framingham

1322 - 2737 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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