Counseling Psychology, M.A. | North Park University | Chicago, United States
12 months
Duration
645 USD/credit 19350 USD/year
645 USD/credit 19350 USD/year
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About

The Counseling Psychology program of North Park University prepares graduates for careers as culturally competent professional counselors in a variety of settings.

Overview

Key facts

During the Counseling Psychology program of North Park University 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.

Counseling Psychology Careers

  • Counselor with mental health agency
  • Grief counselor with hospital or hospice center
  • Addictions or rehabilitation counselor
  • Spiritual counselor affiliated with a church, denomination, or church-affiliated community agency
  • Private or group practice, working with couples, families, or individuals

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling Theory
  • Counseling Techniques
  • Psychopathology and Maladaptive Behavior
  • Group Dynamics, Processing, and Counseling
  • Social and Cultural Foundations of Counseling Psychology
  • Professional, Legal, and Ethical Responsibilities Relating to Professional Counseling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An official transcript evaluation performed by World Education Services or Educational Credential Evaluators. This evaluation should be a course-by-course report.
  • A bank statement and a North Park Financial Resources Statement (complete the first column only) showing available funds and support of a minimum of USD $38,000, exclusive of North Park scholarship assistance.
  • Copies of your passport and, if available, your visa and current I-20.
  • An official TOEFL score in compliance with North Park University’s English Proficiency Requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 645 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 645 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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