Counseling Psychology, M.Sc. | Abilene Christian University | Abilene, United States
24 months
1343 USD/credit 40290 USD/year
1343 USD/credit 40290 USD/year
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If you’re looking to obtain a professional counseling credential, Counseling Psychology from Abilene Christian University is the right degree for you; our program offers all of the courses required for licensure in Texas.


Key facts

Counseling Psychology from Abilene Christian University offers a distinctively Christian perspective, and it provides classroom and clinical training for individual and group counseling, interviewing, crisis intervention, psychological testing, and professional issues and ethics. As you participate in a practicum, you will develop your professional identity and excellence in practice.


  • Counseling Psychologist
  • Behavioral Specialist
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Addiction/Substance Abuse Counselor

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychotherapy
  • Clinical Research Methods
  • Advanced Psychopathology
  • Advanced Psychotherapeutic Techniques 
  • Ethics and Issues in Professional Psychology 
  • Clinical Assessment 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application; 
  • Pay the $65 application fee; 
  • An official transcript(s) in English (or translated to English) of all previous colleges attended. 
  • Unconditional admission requires an undergraduate GPA of 3.5-4.0.  
  • Three letters of recommendation. At least two must be from psychology faculty or psychologists who are familiar with the applicant’s academic work;
  • Completion of at least 12 undergraduate semester hours in psychology including: statistics, experimental psychology, abnormal psychology and three additional hours that may be physiological, developmental psychology, cognition, or principles of learning or an acceptable substitute.  
  • A written statement (600-800 words) describing professional goals, interests and reasons for choosing to enter the psychology program at ACU;
  • Non-native speakers of English must pass an interview 
  • International applicants also must meet the university's English language test requirements;

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1343 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    40290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1343 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Abilene

932 - 1728 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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