The program of study for mental health counselors consists of thirty-six (36) credits of required core courses, 12 credits of electives, and 12 credits of internship (600 hours). Practicum requirements for licensure are included in several core courses, as well as two supervision classes.
- Theories of Counseling
- Counseling Basics with Supervision
- Principles and Practices of Psychological Testing
- Psychopathology: Diagnosis & Treatment of Adults
- Dynamics of Group Counseling
- Basic and Applied Research
- Advanced Counseling with Supervision
- Advanced Developmental Psychology
- Ethics and Standards in the Mental Health Profession
- Counseling Diverse Populations
- Evidence Based Therapies in Mental Health Counseling
- Psychology: Special Topics
- Topics: Body Image Disorders, Psychology of Love
- Drugs and Behavior
- Psychological Theories and Practices in Career Development
- Psychopathology: Diagnosis & Treatment of Children and Adolescents
- Principles of Family Counseling
- Crisis Intervention in Schools and Communities
- 24 months
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- A bachelor's degree with either a major or concentration in a business related discipline from an accredited institution.
- An undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
- Three letters of recommendation, including a minimum of one academic reference.
- A written statement of purpose and intent to complete the program.
International14895 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14895 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
- $1,050 per credit for resident
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