Program Profile

Degree Requirements - 60 Semester Hours

Area I: Professional Studies (17 semester hours)

Required Courses:

COUN 602 Introduction to CMH Counseling

COUN 613 Cultural Perspectives in Counseling

COUN 614 Lifespan Development

COUN 618 Ethics and Professional Issues

COUN 621 Research and Program Evaluation

COUN 630 Professional Seminar

COUN 635 Orientation to Professional Practice

Area II: Content and Related Studies (28 semester hours)

Required Courses:

COUN 601 Career Counseling

COUN 604 Psychopathology and Diagnosis

COUN 605 Group Techniques and Procedure

COUN 606 Counseling Skills and Techniques I

COUN 608 Psych Aspects of Substance Abuse

COUN 612 Counseling Theory

COUN 615 Counseling Skills and Techniques II

COUN 617 Assessment and Testing

COUN 641 Theories of Family Therapy

Area III: Clinical Practice (9 semester hours)

Required Courses:

COUN 609 Practicum

COUN 610 Internship I

COUN 610 Internship II

Area IV: Electives (6 semester hours)

Choose 2 courses from the following or others with adviser recommendation:

COUN 603 Directed Independent Study

COUN 607 Gender Issues in Counseling

COUN 611 Special Topic in Counseling

COUN 616 Psychological Helping Skills III 

COUN 623 Play Therapy

COUN 624 Advanced Addictions Treatment

COUN 631 Intro to School Counseling

COUN 632 Leadership & Administration in School Counseling

Other Elective: 3 credit hours

Practicum/Internship:

Prerequisites

COUN 602 Introduction to Clinical Mental Health

COUN 604 Psychopathology

COUN 605 Group Techniques and Procedures

COUN 606 Psychological Helping Skills I

COUN 608 Psychological Aspects of Substance Abuse

COUN 612 Counseling Theory

COUN 613 Cultural Perspectives in Counseling

COUN 614 Lifespan Development

COUN 618 Ethics and Professional Issues

COUN 635 Orientation to Clinical Practice