Counseling Department Admission

Complete and submit the Departmental Application 24-48 hours after submitting your Apply Texas application. The department application includes:

  • Group interview with Counseling Program Faculty. Contact Dr. Samuel Garcia, LPC-S at or call 830.279.3036 to schedule an interview.
  • Professional Informed Consent Please print, sign, and email to
  • Review important information about the SRSU M.Ed. in Counseling program and licensure/certification requirement acknowledgement. (Provided at the Faculty Interview).
  • Degree Plan and Career Goal Statement: Applicants will have the opportunity to discuss their career goals and motivation for pursuing a counseling career during the interview.
  • Write a brief Life Statement relevant to the degree specialty of interest. The statement will help to correlate point-of interest to life experiences.