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Counseling Psychology

California State University, Bakersfield

12 months
Duration
10482 USD/year
10482 USD/year
8856 USD/year
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About

The M.S. Program in Counseling Psychology at California State University, Bakersfield is designed to meet the state of California educational requirements for becoming a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) or a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC). 

Overview

Educational licensing requirements are met through Counseling Psychology program at California State University, Bakersfield, which offers:

  • A foundation in theories of counseling that build strong relationships with clients and knowledge of effective treatment approaches
  • Experiential learning, through which students learn and practice relevant skills and come to trust their own internal experience in work with clients
  • An understanding and sensitivity to the effects of diverse individual, familial, and cultural factors
  • The tools needed for life-long learning and continued professional development

Programme Structure

Required Courses for the M.S. in Counseling Psychology (60 semester units)

  • Human Communication I
  • Psychopathology/Diagnostic Interviewing
  • Adult & Family Development
  • Clinical Ethics & Law
  • Research Methods in Counseling Psychology
  • Psychological Testing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Must supply all supporting documents

  • Affidavit of financial support
  • Original bank statement or bank letter showing require funds
  • Clear copy of passport showing full name and date of birth
  • Original transcripts with course-by-course analysis
  • Current professional resume
  • Letters of recommendation from former professors (varies by program)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    10482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5241 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    10482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5241 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4428 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Long Beach

1400 - 2000 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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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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