Masters of Arts in Counseling
The mission of the Master of Arts in Counseling degree program is to provide a high quality graduate education for individuals pursuing careers in professional counseling. The M. A. in Counseling offers educational opportunities and learning experiences that are structured to develop personal awareness of self as a counselor, knowledge of counseling and psychological concepts, and skills in counseling and mental health service delivery to individuals across the life span. This program is structured so that students specialize in one of two areas:
1) Mental Health Counseling
2) Couples, Marital and Family Therapy
Students completing this program meet the academic criteria for the Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Marital and Family Therapist credential.
The curriculum check sheets for all Department Programs are available here.