School Counselor & LPC Degree Plan

36 Semester Credit Hours for Master’s Degree with School Counseling Certification

All courses must be completed in a six-year period.  2013 Course Rotation

These four courses must be taken in the first 12 hours:

ED 5307

Graduate Research (must be taken in the first 12 hours)

ED 6308

Advanced Human Growth and Development

ED 5314

Personality and Counseling Theories

ED 7303

Techniques of Counseling (prerequisite: ED 5314)

Required Courses:

ED 7302

Management of Guidance Counseling and Human Services Programs (prerequisite: ED 5314)

ED 5313

Career Development and Life Planning (prerequisite: ED 5314 and ED 7302)

ED 5315

Assessment in Counseling (prerequisite: ED 5314)

ED 6344

Counseling in a Multicultural Society (Approval of Advisor)

ED 6346

Ethical and Legal Issues in Counseling (prerequisite: ED 5314)

ED 7315

Group Processes in Guidance and Counseling (prerequisites: ED 5314 and ED 7303)

These classes must be taken in your last semester of course work:

ED 7301

Clinical Practice in Counseling (prerequisites: ED 5314, ED 7303 and ED 7315; must be taken in last semester of course work)

ED 7316A

Internship in Guidance and Counseling (must be taken in last semester of course work)

Comprehensive Exam is taken the last semester of coursework. Students must apply for exam.


FOR THE LPC LICENSE, STUDENTS MUST TAKE THESE FOUR ADDITIONAL COURSES:  48 HOURS TOTAL

ED 7316B

Internship in Guidance and Counseling (prerequisites: ED 7301 and ED 7316A)

ED 6341

Psychopathology (Approval of Advisor)

ED 6342

Addictive Disorders (Approval of Advisor

ED 6345

Family Counseling (prerequisites: ED 5314 and ED 7301)

Contact: Dr Barb Tucker (432) 837-8703   Coordinator, Counseling Program