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Counseling

Louisiana State University in Shreveport

12 months
Duration
13230 USD/year
13230 USD/year
4900 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Counseling program at Louisiana State University in Shreveport is designed to develop professional counselors and to prepare students for further graduate study in related doctoral programs. 

Overview

The Counseling program at Louisiana State University in Shreveport promotes scholarship, professionalism and excellence in counseling, and recognizes high attainment in the pursuit of academic and clinical excellence.

Learning outcomes

Professional counselors practice in a variety of settings including hospitals, substance abuse treatment centers, schools, colleges, universities, rehabilitation facilities, community counseling agencies, court systems, and other settings in which counseling or other mental health services are offered. Graduates are prepared throughout their program of study in regard to professional identity, social and cultural diversity, human growth and development, career development, helping relationships, group work, assessment, and research. It is recognized that advances in knowledge, skills, and technology within the profession require life-long continuing education for counselors.

Accreditation

Accreditation of universities and university programs is voluntary. Universities and programs within universities choose to seek accreditation to ensure that their programs meet the highest academic and professional standards.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Counseling
  • Intermediate Statistics
  • Theory and Practice of Counseling
  • Ethics and Law in Counseling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • be in satisfactory standing at the last institution attended
  • meet all admissions requirements for their desired degree program
  • Pay the $20 application fee ($30 for international students).
  • Submit official transcripts from each college or university attended.
 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6615 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    13230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6615 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2450 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Shreveport

959 - 1490 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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