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Pre-Counseling and Therapy Minor

Pre-Counseling and Therapy Minor

Pre-counseling and Therapy Minor at Messiah College

The pre-counseling and therapy minor is ideal if you want to pursue a career and/or further your education in marriage and family therapy or counseling. Classes within the pre-counseling and therapy minor help provide you with a basic understanding of the counseling and therapy branches of psychology. Some classes you’ll take include Foundations of Marriage and Family, Dynamics of Family Interaction, Marriage & Family Therapy, Abnormal Psychology, Counseling Theories, Counseling Skills and an internship or family service practicum.

Career options for graduates of the pre-counseling and therapy minor:

  • Family counselor
  • Marriage counselor
  • Child therapist
  • Psychologist
  • School counselor

Human Development & Family Science and Psychology

The pre-counseling and therapy minor is offered through the Human Development and Family Science and Psychology departments.
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