Community Counseling, M.A. | Missouri Valley College | Marshall, United States
24 months
400 USD/credit 9600 USD/year
400 USD/credit 9600 USD/year
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Community Counseling from Missouri Valley College satisfies the educational requirements for licensure in Missouri and various other states. The MACC program features small class sizes and individualized attention.


At Community Counseling from Missouri Valley College practicum and internship opportunities include partnerships with local community mental health providers, creating wonderful clinical training opportunities that mirror the career choices students can later pursue.

Graduates with Community Counseling from Missouri Valley College will:

  • Possess foundational knowledge, skills, and attitudes appropriate for a successful professional in the counseling field
  • Demonstrate reflective thinking and decision-making rooted in self-awareness and self-understanding for establishing and creating healthy therapeutic relationships
  • Demonstrate an integration of knowledge, theory, and clinical application

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling Theory 
  • Ethics and Professional Orientation 
  • Relationship Dynamics 
  • Human Lifespan Development 
  • Appraisal of the Individual 
  • Career Development
  • Group Therapy
  • Social and Cultural Diversity
  • Psychopathology
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Children and Adolescent Therapy
  • Addictions Counseling
  • Human Sexuality

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 84 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Apply three weeks prior to the beginning. Applications received after the deadline may be considered whether space is available




48 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
4 (analytical)

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning with a major in Psychology or a closely related field.
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale) for the last 60 hours of undergraduate work.
  • For those with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, no GRE is required. For those with less than a 3.0 GPA, a combined (Verbal and Quantitative) GRE score of 290 is required. An Analytical score of at least 4 is expected.
  • An updated resume.
  • A personal statement (2-3 typed pages) regarding your interest in pursuing an advanced degree in the helping profession. 
  • Three or more letters of professional recommendation. The letters of recommendation should be from former professors, supervisors, or other professionals familiar with the candidate’s academic, personal, or professional integrity.  
  • An interview is required of prospective students, preferably an on-campus interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    9600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 400 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Marshall

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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