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Clinical Counseling (Addictions Counseling)

12 months
21991 USD/year
21991 USD/year
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The primary goal of the Clinical Counseling (Addictions Counseling) program offered at Emporia State University is to prepare professional counselors who desire the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to provide therapeutic services to consumers of mental health services. 


Career opportunities

Graduates of the Clinical Counseling (Addictions Counseling) program offered at Emporia State University are eligible to attain the Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) credential, and work in a variety of agencies, businesses, hospitals, and private practices. The faculty of the Clinical Counseling program are skilled educators and practitioners in the mental health profession and are committed to individual student needs, interests, and strengths, while providing a flexible educational experience.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrated Treatment of Co-Occurring Disorders 
  • Psychopharmacology 
  • Case Management in Addiction & Rehabilitation
  • Relationship & Family Counseling 
  • Thesis in Clinical Counseling (thesis option)
  • Advisor Approved Elective (non-thesis option)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


15 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA: dependent on academic program
  • Non-native English speakers should submit official English proficiency test (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo English Test) scores. Non-native English speakers who do not submit a test score will need to take an English placement exam upon arrival to Emporia State University.
  • Emporia State University offers beginner, intermediate and advanced courses for students who need to improve their communication skills.
  • The duration of time to complete the Intensive English Program is based on the English Proficiency Test score as well as the student's initiative and performance in class. Students may be allowed to enroll in one or more academic courses while enrolled in the Intensive English Program depending on their placement scores.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21991 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21991 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21991 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21991 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Kansas City

900 - 1400 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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