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Advanced Certificate in Professional Counseling

(Minimum of 18 hours – excluding requisites)

Requisite Requirements      

To be eligible for admission to this program, applicants must already hold a graduate degree in counseling or a counseling-related field.  Students are provided the opportunity to complete additional coursework required for licensure as a professional counselor in the state of Texas.  Successful completion of the courses listed below does not guarantee eligibility for licensure.  Students are responsible for contacting the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors to determine any remaining deficiencies for licensure.

REQUIRED COURSES (excluding requisites)


COUN 5315 - Psychological Testing*

COUN 5316 - Research Methods*

COUN 6000 - Comprehensive Counseling Review

COUN 6312 - Psychopathology I*

COUN 6313 - Psychopathology II*

COUN 6314 - Marriage and Family Counseling*

COUN 6316 - Advanced Counseling Methods and Crisis Intervention*

*Refer to individual course descriptions for course requisites.


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