M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
This CACREP accredited program consists of a minimum of 63 hours of counseling courses that provide students with a thorough background in the areas of individual and group counseling theories and skills; clinical practice; ethical, professional and legal issues in counseling; social and cultural factors in counseling; human development across the lifespan; work, leisure and career development theories and interventions; assessment in counseling, and the application of research. Graduates of CACREP-accredited programs are prepared for careers in mental health, human services, education, private practice, government, military, business, and industry. Entry-level program graduates are prepared as counseling practitioners, and for respective credentials (e.g., licensure, certification) in their specialty area.
Graduation requirements: Students enrolled in the program must:
Have been admitted to degree candidacy.
Have passed the comprehensive examination.
Have completed the required course of study with a cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or better
Students enrolled in the program must complete a comprehensive examination prior to entering internship.
|CO 700||Orientation to the Professions of Counseling and Human Relat||3|
|CO 702||Human Growth and Development||3|
|CO 703||Research and Program Evaluation||3|
|CO 704||Social and Cultural Diversity||3|
|CO 705||Theories of Counseling||3|
|CO 710||Counseling Techniques||3|
|CO 711||Legal, Ethical and Professional Issues in Counseling||3|
|CO 712||Group Process||3|
|CO 721||Assessment in Counseling||3|
|CO 722||Career Development and Counseling||3|
|CO 723||Counseling Young Children and Adolescents||3|
|CO 801||Marriage and Family Counseling||3|
|CO 805||Addictions Counseling: Treatment and Contemporary Issues||3|
|CO 827||Crisis Intervention||3|
|CO 846||Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment Planning||3|
|CO 891||Clinical Counseling Internship I||1|
|CO 892||Clinical Counseling Internship II||1|
|CO 893||Clinical Counseling Internship III||1|
|CO 894||Clinical Counseling Internship IV||1|
|CO 895||Clinical Counseling Internship V||1|
|CO 896||Clinical Counseling Internship VI||1|
|CO 897||Clinical Counseling Internship VII||1|
|CO 898||Clinical Counseling Internship VIII||1|
|CO 900||Clinical Counseling Internship IX||1|