M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
|Code||Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|COUN 5300||Behavioral Statistics||3|
|COUN 5301||Research Methods||3|
|COUN 5304||Human Development||3|
|COUN 5307||Abnormal Behavior||3|
|COUN 5393||Clinical Mental Health Practicum||3|
|COUN 5311||Cultural, Minority and Gender Issues||3|
|COUN 5350||Foundations of Counseling||3|
|COUN 5351||Career Counseling and Guidance||3|
|COUN 5353||Personality and Counseling Theory Application||3|
|COUN 5354||Group Procedure for Counselors||3|
|COUN 5356||Introduction to Family Counseling||3|
|COUN 5357||Methods and Practices in Counseling||3|
|COUN 5358||Counseling Perspective on Psychopathology||3|
|COUN 5381||Assessment and Evaluation Fundamentals||3|
|COUN 5383||Consultation and Supervision||3|
|COUN 5365||Ethical Foundation of Counseling||3|
|COUN 5363||Substance Abuse||3|
|COUN 5386||Clinical Mental Health Internship (1)||3|
|COUN 5386||Clinical Mental Health Internship (2)||3|
|COUN 5090||Comprehensive Examination||0|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||60|
Course Information and Schedule
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Program Entry Requirements
Students will be admitted into the M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling program by the faculty once the following application criteria are met:
- Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
- Preferred minimum GPA of 3.0.
- Submission of GRE scores.
- Clinical/Work/Volunteer Experience: While specific experience is not required, previous related work experience may make the applicant more competitive.
- Completed Counseling and Psychology Department application.
- Timely submission of admission materials.
Program Level Student Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate competency in CACREP’s eight core areas of curricular experience.
Practice foundational counseling techniques and micro-skills.
Apply ethical standards and engage in ethical counseling in professional practice.
Counsel diverse populations.
Maintain a professional identity, as well as professionalism and fitness to practice as a professional counselor.
Conduct research and statistical analysis.
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