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M.A. in Professional Counseling

Degree Requirements Credit Hours

Prerequisite Courses

Credit Hours - 12

PSYC 1301 General Psychology

PSYC 2301 Statistics for the Social Sciences

PSYC UL Psychology Upper-level Elective

PSYC UL Psychology Upper-level Elective

Required Core Courses

Credit Hours - 60

COUN 5310 Introduction to Professional Counseling

COUN 5311 Ethics in Professional Counseling

COUN 5312 Counseling Theories and Techniques

COUN 5313 Group Counseling Methods

COUN 5314 Lifespan Human Development

COUN 5315 Psychological Testing

COUN 5316 Research Methods

COUN 5317 Counseling Culturally Diverse Clients

COUN 5318 Pre-practicum in Counseling

COUN 6000 Comprehensive Counseling Review

COUN 6310 Career Counseling and Lifestyle Development

COUN 6311 Addictive and Compulsive Disorders

COUN 6312 Psychopathology I

COUN 6313 Psychopathology II

COUN 6314 Marriage and Family Counseling

COUN 6315 Theological Perspectives in Christian Counseling

COUN 6316 Advanced Counseling Methods and Crisis Intervention

COUN 6317 Counseling Practicum I (S-L)

COUN 6318 Counseling Practicum II (S-L)

COUN 6324 Christian Approach to Human Sexuality

COUN Counseling Elective

Total Credit Hours Required 60
Degree Requirements Credit Hours

Note: Refer to course descriptions for course prerequisites.

(S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.

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