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DEGREE PLAN IN COUNSELING

 

Master of Arts in Counseling

(Silver City and Gallup Campuses - 60 credit hours)

Counseling Core
Degree Plan
COUN 500 Methods of Research
3

2013-14

2011-12

2010-11

2009-10

2008-09

 

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COUN 501 The Counseling Prof,: Legal, Ethical, & Prof. Issues
3
COUN 505 Multicultural Counseling
3
COUN 522 Substance Abuse Counseling
3
COUN 523 Psychopathology & Psychodiagnostics
3
COUN 525 Child & Adolescent Development, & Counseling
3
COUN 527 Assessment of the Individual
3
COUN 529 Grief, Loss, & Trauma
3
COUN 531 Theories & Techniques of Counseling
3
COUN 532 Program Development & Management*
or COUN 555 School Counseling*
3
COUN 534 Life Themes & Stages
3
COUN 578 Topics in Counseling
3
COUN 579 Counseling Pre-Practicum
3
COUN 581 Counseling Practicum*
3
COUN 582 Internship in Counseling*
9
COUN 586 Vocational Guidance/Career Development
3
COUN 587 Seminar in Group Processes
3
COUN 596 Marriage & Family Counseling
3
Degree Total
60

 

*NOTE:

 

In order for a student to be admitted into Practicum (COUN 581), he or she must:
Be admitted and currently enrolled as a M.A. counseling student at WNMU and have completed the required 24 hours of course work as specified in the degree plan;
or have a graduate degree in counseling from another institution and the approval by the counseling faculty and the College of Health and Human Services Dean.
In order for a student to be admitted into Internship (COUN 582), he or she must:
Be admitted and currently enrolled as a M.A. counseling student at WNMU and have successfully completed COUN 581: Practicum as well as required course work as specified in the degree plan;
or have a graduate degree in counseling from another institution and the approval by the counseling faculty and the College of Health and Human Services Dean.

 

Students take either COUN 532 or COUN 555 depending on their goals and their intended practicum and internship site(s). Students may choose to take both courses, in which case one can be substituted for the COUN 578 Topics in Counseling course.


For a second masters in counseling, please see Earning a Second Masters Degree.

 

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