School of Psychology & Counseling

Degree Requirements -
Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling, and Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling Programs

In the School of Psychology & Counseling, our programs integrate scholarly and rigorous academic training within a Christian worldview to produce highly trained counselors and clinical psychologists. The curriculum is established to meet national accrediting standards and state licensure.
Degree requirements are as follows:

  1. Attend four personal counseling sessions to determine the student's readiness to function in a counseling role
  2. Participation in the Personal Growth Group lab for one semester
  3. Satisfactory professional development throughout the program
  4. Successful completion of all Competency Based Probes
  5. Maintain a 3.0 grade point average throughout the program
  6. Successful completion of practicum (COUN 523)
  7. Successful completion of two internships
  8. A grade of B or better in the following classes: COUN 500, 517, 521, 526, 532, 535, 536, 538, 540, 545, 554, 561, 562, 570
  9. Completion of a state background check before beginning practicum
  10. Pass the Counselor Preparation Comprehensive Examination
  11. Successful completion of the Library research course
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