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Professional Counseling (Marriage and Family Counseling Concentration)

Texas State University

24 months
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Professional Counseling (Marriage and Family Counseling Concentration) at Texas State University includes core foundations in theories, interventions, assessment, and research. In addition, core tenets that are emphasized throughout the program include diversity, ethics, professional development, and self-awareness. 

Overview

Professional Counseling (Marriage and Family Counseling Concentration) at Texas State University has a strong emphasis on experiential learning integrated with the application of didactic, research-based knowledge. 

The Master of Arts (M.A.) with a major in Professional Counseling consists of four concentrations:

  • clinical mental health counseling,
  • marital, couple and family counseling, and
  • school counseling
  • school counselor - Texas Certificate

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Assessment in Counseling
  • Theories of Counseling and Personality
  • Counseling Diverse Populations
  • Advanced Counselor Ethics
  • Basic Counseling Skills and Abnormal Behavior
  • Career Counseling
  • Dynamics & Processes in Group Counseling
  • Psychopathology in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
78

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
78

Other requirements

General requirements

  • completed online application
  • $55 nonrefundable application fee

          or

  • $90 nonrefundable application fee for applications with international credentials
  • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • official transcripts from each institution where course credit was granted
  • minimum 3.0 GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses)
  • official GRE (general test only) with competitive scores in the verbal reasoning and quantitative reasoning sections
  • informed consent form
  • resume/CV detailing unique competencies that contribute to an aptitude for graduate study; personal experiences, such as volunteer work, that have aided in preparations for a career in counseling; additional language skills; technological competence and computer literacy
  • statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

Living costs for San Marcos

921 - 1707 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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