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Counseling Psychology, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

Students will receive a strong foundation in counseling theory, acquire an understanding of the profession’s legal and ethical responsibilities, and master the skills necessary for effective assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of clients. Upon program completion, students will be eligible to apply for licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Counseling Theory
  • Counseling Techniques
  • Psychopathology and Maladaptive Behavior
  • Group Dynamics, Processing, and Counseling

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Application deadline for national students: 1 April
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

For admission to the MACP program, students must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution. Candidates will be evaluated on the basis of GPA, required essays, references, a resume, and an interview with the program director. The GRE is not required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    645 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 645 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    645 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 645 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Chicago

  • 1297 - 2500 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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