24 months
10652 USD/year
10652 USD/year
4884 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Professional Counseling (60 semester hours) at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi offers training in three major areas: Addictions Counseling; Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Marriage, Family, and Couples Counseling. 


Upon completion of the Professional Counseling degree program at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, students will have met all relevant Texas Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) educational requirements. 

Key Features 

  • Students who complete the marriage, couple, and family counseling emphasis will also meet Texas Licensed Marriage, Couple and Family Therapist (LMFT) educational requirements. 
  • Each students’ personal and professional development is periodically reviewed by faculty. Students who fail to demonstrate basic knowledge, personal skills, communication skills, interpersonal skills, and/or counseling skills will be asked to seek remediation or may be dismissed from the program.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Career Counseling
  • Counseling Theories
  • Addictions Counseling
  • Theory and Practice of Multicultural Counseling
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling
  • Abnormal Human Development & Behavior

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate course work taken at any accredited college or University attended. TAMU-CC transcript is not required.
  • Essay (500-700 word written essay, including one’s personal/professional career plans, goals, and a statement indicating one’s ability to work individually and in groups with diverse populations. Note: Essay requirements are specific to Counseling MS).
  • Face-to-face interview with admissions committee.
  • Three references submitted through the M.S Counseling Reference Rating Form.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10652 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10652 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    10652 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10652 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    4884 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4884 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Corpus Christi

894 - 1658 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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