College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Courses for Counseling Majors

New Course Rotation for Incoming First Year and Future Cohorts

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Master of Arts Degree

Year 1 Fall
Hours
Courses
COUN 5103
3
Professional Orientation and Ethics in Counseling
COUN 5105
3
Counseling Skills
COUN 6104
3
Counseling Theories
Year 1 Spring    
COUN 6220
3
Group Counseling Skills and Processes
COUN 6262
3
Intervention & Prevention in Lifespan Development
COUN 6207
3
Diagnosis & Psychopharmacology
Year 1 Summer    
COUN 6228
3
Assessment
COUN 6304
3
Crisis and Trauma Intervention and Management

Year 2 Fall

 


 

COUN 6254 3 Counseling Children and Adolescents
COUN 6225 3 Facilitating Career Development
COUN 6405 3 Advanced Psychopathy & Treatment
Year 2 Spring    
COUN 6503
3
Wellness, Self-Care, and Brain-Based Strategies
COUN 6290 3 Practicum in Mental Health Counseling
COUN 6502
3
Dynamics of Family, Couples, & Human Sex Counseling
Year 2 Summer    
COUN 6256
3
Multicultural Counseling
COUN 6605
3
Counseling Processes and Practices for Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disorders

Year 3 Fall

 


 

COUN 6291 3 Internship in Mental Health Counseling
MEASRES 6205 3 Educational Research
Year 3 Spring    
COUN 6291 3 Internship in Mental Health Counseling
COUN 6805 3 Integrating Counseling Practice and Clinical Supervision

Total

60

Hours

 


 

School Counseling (K-12)

Master of Arts Degree

Year 1 Fall
Hours
Courses
COUN 5103
3
Professional Orientation and Ethics in Counseling
COUN 5105
3
Counseling Skills
COUN 6104
3
Counseling Theories
Year 1 Spring    
COUN 6220
3
Group Counseling Skills and Processes
COUN 6262
3
Intervention & Prevention in Lifespan Development
COUN 6206
3
Developing Comprehensive School Counseling Programs
Year 1 Summer    
COUN 6228
3
Assessment
COUN 6304
3
Crisis and Trauma Intervention and Management

Year 2 Fall

 


 

COUN 6254 3 Counseling Children and Adolescents
COUN 6225 3 Facilitating Career Development
COUN 6406 3 Foundations of School Counseling
Year 2 Spring    
COUN 6503
3
Wellness, Self-Care, and Brain-Based Strategies
COUN 6290 3 Practicum in School Counseling
COUN 6506
3
Counseling Issues with Family & Parents in School
Year 2 Summer    
COUN 6256
3
Multicultural Counseling
COUN 6606
3
Current Issues in School Counseling

Year 3 Fall

 


 

COUN 6291 3 Internship in School Counseling
MEASRES 6205 3 Educational Research
Year 3 Spring    
COUN 6291 3 Internship in School Counseling
COUN 6805 3 Leadership, Consultation, and Collaboration in the School

Total

60

Hours

**Students who do not have teacher licensure must take SPED 3150 to meet Board of Educational Examiners requirements for licensure.

Old Course Rotation for Current Second and Third Year Students


Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Master of Arts Degree

Program Planning Sheet (PDF)

1st Semester Courses
Hours
Courses
COUN 5103
3
Introduction to Professional Counseling
COUN 5105
3
Counseling Skills
COUN 6227
3
Counseling Theory (COUN 4103/5103, and/or COUN 4103/4105)
 
 
 
     
Advancement Courses
 
 
COUN 6220
3
Group Counseling Skills and Processes (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105)
COUN 6205
3
Counseling Processes with Individuals and Systems (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105 B or higher, COUN 6227 [highly recommended])
COUN 6225
3
Facilitating Career Development (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105)
COUN 6250
3
Family Counseling (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6227 [highly recommended])
COUN 6286
3
Studies in Advanced Psychopathology & Treatment Procedures (COUN 5103/COUN 6227)
COUN 6254
3

Counseling Children & Adolescents (COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6227)

COUN 6262
3

Intervention & Prevention through the Lifespan (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105)

COUN 6226
3

Ethics, Supervision, Crisis & Consultation (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6205, or COUN 6254)

COUN 6241
3
Treatment Procedures in Mental Health Counseling (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6205, COUN 6227, COUN 6228 [highly recommended], PSYCH 3403/5403)
COUN 6290
3
Practicum (10 hrs/week) (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6205 [B or higher], COUN 6220, COUN 6227, COUN 6241 [recommended, can be taken as corequesite] COUN 6250 [highly recommended], PSYCH 3403/5403)
COUN 6256
3
Multicultural Counseling (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6227)
MEASRES 6205
3
Educational Research
COUN 6228
3
Assessment Techniques in Counseling (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6205 [highly recommended]) 
COUN 6291
6
Internship (20 hours/week, 2 semesters) (COUN 6290; registration requires consent of Instructor. Must sign up with Area Coordinator.) [Credit/No Credit]
     
Electives (3)    
___:___
3
 
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3
 
     
Total
60
Hours
     
 

 


 

School Counseling (K-12)
Master of Arts Degree

Program Planning Sheet (PDF)

1st Semester Courses
Hours
Courses
COUN 5103
3
Introduction to Professional Counseling
COUN 5105
3
Counseling Skills
COUN 6227
3
Counseling Theory (COUN 4103/5103 and/or COUN 4105/5105)
     
Advancement Courses
 
 
COUN 6220
3
Group Counseling Skills and Processes (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105)
COUN 6254
3
Counseling Children and Adolescents (COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6227 [highly recommended])
COUN 6225
3
Facilitating Career Development (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105)
COUN 6250
3
Family Counseling (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6227 [highly recommended])
COUN 6262
3

Intervention and Prevention with Children, Adolescents, and Parents (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105)

COUN 6226
3

Ethics, Supervision, Crisis & Consultation (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6205, or COUN 6254)

COUN 6290
3
Practicum (10 hrs/week) (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6220, COUN 6227, COUN 6241, COUN 6250, [highly recommended], COUN 6254 [B or higher], COUN 6262 [highly recommended]
COUN 6256
3
Multicultural Counseling (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6227)
EDPSYCH 6214
3
Foundations of Instructional Psychology 
COUN 6228
3
Assessment Techniques in Counseling (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105, COUN 6227)
MEASRES 6205
3
Educational Research
COUN 6210
3
Developing Comprehensive School Counseling Programs (COUN 4103/5103, COUN 4105/5105)
COUN 6291
6
Internship (40 hours/week, 1 semester) (COUN 6262, COUN 6290; registration requires consent of Instructor. Must sign up with Area Coordinator.) [Credit/No Credit]
     
Total
51
Hours
     
 

**Students who do not have teacher licensure must take SPED 3150 to meet Board of Educational Examiners requirements for licensure.


 

 

 


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