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General Counseling

Springfield College

12 months
1105 USD/credit
1105 USD/credit
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The General Counseling program at Springfield College is perfect for students who wish to earn their master's degree in counseling but are not interested in professional licensure. Designed with maximum flexibility, our program can meet each student’s particular interests or needs.


The General Counseling program at Springfield College will prepare you for advancement in your career by helping to further develop your skills and expand your knowledge. In the program, students will work with a faculty advisor to customize their own academic program to align with their personal goals, whether that's to continue their education at the doctorate level or to expand their current clinical and theoretical knowledge.


As a graduate of the general counseling concentration, your future is full of possibility. Many of our graduates opt to further their studies with a doctoral degree, while others are ready to take their career to the next level.

Many exciting new career opportunities are available for counselors holding advanced degrees, particularly in the fields of educational counseling, community mental health care, counseling for the aging, and the growing areas of consulting, training, and marketing research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Assessment, Appraisal and Testing in Counseling 
  • Research and Program Evaluation in Counseling 
  • Professional Orientation and Ethical Practice in Counseling
  • Counseling Diverse Populations 
  • Psychopathology: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning 
  • Counseling Theories 
  • Group Work: Theories and Practice 
  • Counseling Skill Development 
  • Human Development Across the Lifespan 
  • Career Counseling and Development 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Admissions Essay
  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Official Transcripts from All Institutions Previously/Currently Attended
  • Proof of English language proficiency 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1105 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1105 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1105 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1105 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Springfield

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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