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Counseling Psychology, M.A.

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    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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The Regis MA in Counseling Psychology Program adheres to the scientist-practitioner-advocate training model in preparing you for employment in academic, research, and/or service delivery settings.

About

Mental Health Counselors are highly trained healthcare professionals who focus on treating individuals with a variety of emotional, social and behavioral issues. As a student of this program you will gain the skills needed to become an effective practitioner, prepared to meet the increasing demand for qualified Mental Health Counselors to serve in hospitals, social service agencies, mental health centers, and private companies.

Programme Structure

Coursework includes:
  • Counseling Techniques, Treatment and Modalities
  • Lifespan Development
  • Appraisal/Assessment/Crisis Intervention

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Many programs accept applications on a rolling admissions basis.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Application requirements:
  • A grade of B- or better in all prerequisites
  • Completed application form and transcripts
  • Personal statement; Resume; Two letters of Recommendation
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • GRE score (may be waived by earning a grade of “B” or higher in two program courses as a non-matriculated student at Regis)
  • Interview with the Program Director

Tuition Fee

  • International

    825 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 825 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    825 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 825 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    825 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 825 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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