Professional Counseling, MS

The Master of Science in Professional Counseling (60 semester hours) offers training in four major areas:

  • Addictions Counseling
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Marriage, Family, and Couples Counseling
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling- Hispanic Mental Health Emphasis (online)

Upon completion of the degree program, students will have met all relevant Texas Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) educational requirements. Students who complete the marriage, couple, and family counseling emphasis will also meet Texas Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) educational requirements. Each students’ personal and professional development is periodically reviewed by faculty. Students who fail to demonstrate basic knowledge, personal skills, communication skills, interpersonal skills, and/or counseling skills will be asked to seek remediation or may be dismissed from the program.