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Department of Sociology

Curriculum List

Core Classes (30 Credits)

COUN 501: Professional Issues and Ethics for Counselors (3)
COUN 510: Lifespan Development (3)
COUN 511: Multicultural Issues for Counseling Professionals (3)
COUN 520: Counseling Theories (3)
COUN 528: Career Counseling Across the Lifespan (3)
COUN 532: Group Counseling (3)
COUN 537: Spiritual Formation and Faith Based Counseling (3)
COUN 540: Counseling Techniques (3)

COUN 541: Assessment Techniques for Individuals, Couples, & Families (3)
COUN 545: Research Design and Statistics (3)

 

Track: Clinical Mental Health Counseling (30 credits)

COUN 507: Foundations of Clinical Mental Health Counseling (3)
COUN 523: Psychopathology and Diagnosis across the Lifespan (3)
COUN 524: Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling (3)
COUN 539: Human Sexuality (3)
COUN 543: Substance Abuse/Addiction and Families (3)
COUN 550: Crisis, Trauma, and Grief Counseling (3)
COUN 570: Research/Clinical Project (3)
COUN 580: Clinical Mental Health Counseling Practicum (3) (semester long)
COUN 581: Clinical Mental Health Counseling Internship I (3) (semester long)
COUN 582: Clinical Mental Health Counseling Internship II (3) (semester long)

 

Track: School Counseling (21 Credits)

COUN 508: Foundations of Counseling Children & Adolescents in Schools (3)
COUN 525: Effective Practices of School Counselors (3)
COUN 526: Organization and Administration of School Counseling Programs (3)
COUN 551: Effective Practices for Every Learner (3)
COUN 583: School Counseling Practicum (3) (semester long)
COUN 584: Elementary School Counseling Internship (3) (semester long)
COUN 585: Secondary School Counseling Internship (3) (semester long)

 

Track: Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling (30 credits)

COUN 509: Foundations of Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling (3)

COUN 523: Psychopathology and Diagnosis across the Lifespan (3)
COUN 530: Contemporary and Integrative Theories of Family Counseling (3)
COUN 531: Premarital and Marital Counseling (3)
COUN 539: Human Sexuality (3)
COUN 543: Substance Abuse/Addiction and Families (3)
COUN 573: Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling Skills and Practice (3)
COUN 587: Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling Practicum (3) (semester long)
COUN 588: Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling Internship I (3) (semester long)
COUN 589: Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling Internship II (3) (semester long)

 

 

Total Credits

Clinical Mental Health Counseling ....................................................(60 credits)

School Counseling (Elementary and Secondary) .............................. (51 credits)

Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling ........................................ (60 credits)

 

 

 

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