Department Programs

[ Main Counseling Graduate page ]

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Program Planning Guide

Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program Planning Guide (60 hours)

Click here for PDF version of the guide.

Counseling Core Curriculum (24 hours)
Course Title Semester Hours Grade Transfer
COE 6903 Developmental Counseling and Mental Health 3
COE 8013 Counseling Skills (Prerequisite: COE - 8023) 3
COE 8023 Counseling Theory 3
COE 8043 Group Techniques and Procedures
(Prerequisite: COE 8023, 8013)
3
COE 8063 Research Techniques for Counselors 3
COE 8073 Cultural Foundations in Counseling 3
COE 8203 Placement and Career Development 3
EPY 8263 Psychological Testing in Educational and Related Settings 3
Mental Health Counseling Curriculum (15 hours)
Course Title Semester Hours Grade Transfer
COE 8303 Family Counseling (Prerequisite: COE 8023) 3
COE 8633 Psychosocial Rehabilitation 3
COE 8703 Principles of Clinical Mental Health Counseling 3
COE 8803 Crisis Response in Counseling
(Prerequisite: COE 8013, 8023)
3
COE 8773 Counseling the Chemically Dependent Client OR 3
COE 8783 Counseling the Chemically Dependent Family 3
Field Experience (9 hours)
Course Title Semester Hours Grade Transfer
COE 8053 Practicum [100 hours] (Prerequisite: COE 8023,
8013, 8043, 8633, 8703, EPY 8263*)
3
COE 8730 Internship [600 hours] (Prereq: COE 8053) 6
Approved Electives (12 hours total; 9 must be COE)
Course Title Semester Hours Grade Transfer
COE 3
COE 3
COE 3

Transfer: A maximum of 18 semester hours may be transferred from another accredited institution with advisor's approval.

*Can be taken with Practicum.