The Master of Arts in Counseling program will help you develop the skills to become a licensed professional counselor, licensed marriage and family therapist, or a national board certified counselor. You will receive the mentoring and instruction to aid you in success. Throughout the program students are able to work collaboratively while developing counseling skills and engaging in research.
The Clinical and Mental Health track is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), and the Marriage, Family and Child Counseling track is under review for accreditation by CACREP in 2013. The program also meets the educational requirements for Texas licensure by the Texas State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors and the Texas State Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists.