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Counseling Psychology, M.Sc.

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, NY,
We prepare you for careers in psychotherapy, counseling, consultation, education, training and client-centered advocacy emphasizing recovery-oriented care. You will learn and apply a variety of evidence-based models and techniques while developing sensitivity to issues of diversity.


Program Features

  • Well-established fieldwork placement programs, an integral component of your training.
  • Highly trained and supportive clinical faculty
  • Small, individualized classes and seminars
  • Collaborative learning environment
  • Interactive instruction in a variety of orientations: traditional, innovative, and alternative
  • Balanced, realistic perspective of the rapidly changing counseling field
  • Excellent training in diagnosis and treatment, adapted to a wide range of mental health disorders, including co-occurring disorders

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Counseling; Client-centered and Crisis Intervention Techniques 
  • Advanced Counseling Techniques: Behavioral and Cognitive aenavioral 
  • Domestic Violence 
  • Child Abuse: Assessment, Reporting and Treatment 
  • Alcohol and Substance Abuse 
  • Professional Ethics and Law 
  • Human Diversity 

                      Detailed Programme Facts

                      • Programme intensity Full-time
                      • Credits
                        43 units alternative credits
                      • Languages
                        • English
                      • Delivery mode
                        On Campus

                      English Language Requirements

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                      General Requirements

                      • International Transcripts: Degrees or academic coursework completed outside the United States must be verified and evaluated for academic degree equivalence. It must also include a course-by-course evaluation with grade point average (GPA). 
                      • All F-1 (student visa) international students are required by the U.S. government to submit a Certification of Finance (COF) to their university. 
                      • Affidavit of Financial Support for international students.
                      • Photocopy of the passport photo page.

                      Tuition Fee

                      • International

                        1110 USD/credit
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                      • National

                        1110 USD/credit
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                      Living costs for New York City

                      • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
                        Living Costs

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