24 months
17698 USD/year
17698 USD/year
9518 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Counselor Education at Texas Tech University are nationally accredited by CACREP (Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs), and they are the only programs west of Dallas and east of Albuquerque with CACREP accreditation.


Counselor Education at Texas Tech University prepares students for counseling in educational settings at the elementary and secondary levels. The School Counseling program includes the coursework required for certification as a School Counselor in the State of Texas. Students who have a Master's Degree in a related field may select the 48-hour non-degree Certification in School Counseling option.

The Master in Counselor Education at Texas Tech University offers two tracks: 

  • School Counseling, which is a 48-hour program;
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling, which is a 60-hour program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Internship
  • Theories of Counseling
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling
  • Dysfunctional Behavior of Adults
  • Group Counseling
  • Techniques of Counseling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Unofficial transcripts of ALL post-secondary institutions attended, including a copy of official English translations for each transcript
  • Unofficial copies of all post-secondary diplomas earned*
  • Unofficial proof of English proficiency
  • Proof of financial support*
  • Passport bio page*
  • Letter of Recommendation (3) – must be from current/former supervisor and/or professor(s)
  • Resume/CV

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17698 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    17698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17698 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9518 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9518 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lubbock

909 - 1335 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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