Master of Arts in Counseling

Course Requirements

  • COUN 5053 Introduction to Educational Research
  • COUN 5203 Introduction to Counseling
  • COUN 5213 Human Development and Learning
  • COUN 5223 Career Development Counseling
  • COUN 5243 Group Counseling
  • COUN 5253 Psychological and Educational Tests
  • COUN 5263 Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
  • COUN 5273 Theories and Techniques of Counseling I
  • COUN 5283 Theories and Techniques of Counseling II
  • COUN 5293 Practicum in Counseling I
  • COUN 5303 Ethics and Issues in Counseling
  • COUN 5313 Practicum in Counseling II
  • COUN 5323 Marriage and Family Counseling
  • COUN 6013 Human Relations
  • COUN 6963 Research


  • Plus three (3) semester hours of graduate level courses approved by the chair of the student's graduate committee. Licensure as a professional counselor in Texas requires a 3000-hour internship and a state examination.