Required Courses

Required Courses

The required courses for the three program areas are shown in the table below. CC denotes the required courses for the Clinical Counseling program area; the MFC column shows the required courses for the Marriage and Family Counseling program area; and SC refers to the required courses for the School Counseling program area. The numbers in the chart are the semester credit hours for each required course.

Course

Title

CC

MFC

SC

COUN6511

The Profession of Counseling

2

2

2

COUN6512

Ethical and Legal Issues

3

3

3

COUN6515

Multicultural Counseling and Societal Issues

3

3

3

COUN6531

Learning Process & Lifespan Development.

2

2

2

COUN6532

Theories of Counseling

3

3

3

COUN6533

Family Counseling Theories

2

2

2

COUN6534

Career Development

3

3

3

COUN6541

Pre-Practicum: Basic Counseling Skills

3

3

3

COUN6542

Group Counseling

3

3

3

COUN6551

Diagnosis and Treatment of Psychopathology

3

3

3

COUN6552

Addictions Counseling

2

2

2

COUN7521

School Counseling

 

 

2

COUN7522 

Couple Counseling

 

2

 

COUN7523 

Organization and Administration of Clinical Services

2

 

 

COUN7524

Organization of Guidance Services

 

 

2

COUN7525

Family Systems Theory and Research

 

3

 

COUN7527

Marriage and Family Counseling Assessment 

 

2

 

COUN7528

Practice of Family Counseling

 

2

 

COUN7529

Human Sexuality

 

1

 

COUN7537

Research and Statistics

3

3

3

COUN7538

Family Education Experience

 

2

 

COUN7545

Counseling Exceptionalities

 

 

2

COUN7553

Measurement and Assessment

2

2

2

COUN7561

**Practicum in Counseling

3

3

3

COUN7563

Clinical Intervention and Prevention

3

 

 

COUN7571

Psychopharmacology

1

 

 

COUN7589

**Internship in Counseling (School Setting)

 

 

10

COUN7589

**Internship in Counseling (Clinical Setting)

10

 

 

COUN7589

**Internship in Counseling (MFC Setting)

 

10

 

COUN7610

Thesis Research

1

1

1

 

Electives/Emphasis Area

6

 

6

 

Total Credit Hours

60

60

60

**Includes clock hours in the field