Master of Arts in Counseling
Degree Program

LPC Prep

 

Counseling Class with Dr. TerrellThe Master of Arts in Counseling (MAC) is a professional degree that provides the academic preparation required for taking the Texas Licensure Exam for either Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).

In addition, it integrates the most current trends in counseling theory with study of Christian faith and practice.

Degree Plan

Theological Requirements Course Titles Hours
_____501 Choose from NT 501, OT 501, TH 501 3
CS 501 Christian Spirituality 3
    6
Counseling Requirements  
COU 500  Counseling Research and Statistics 3
COU 510  Professional Orientation 3
COU 522 Human Growth and Development 3
COU 530 Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy 3
COU 540 Appraisal and Assessment in Counseling 3
COU 600 Counseling Skills and Techniques 3
COU 611  Psychopathology 3
COU 620 Addictive Behavior and Treatment 3
COU 630 Prevention, Intervention, and Consultation 3
COU 663 Marriage and Family Dynamics 3
COU 665 Counseling Diverse Populations 3
COU 674 Group Process and Practice 3
COU 700 Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling 3
COU 710  Lifestyle and Career Counseling 3
COU 751  Counseling Practicum 3
COU 752 Counseling Practicum I 3
    48
Counseling Electives    
COU ________ _____________________________ 3
COU ________ _____________________________ 3
COU ________  _____________________________ 3
COU ________ _____________________________ 3
  12
Capstone    
COU 799 Integrative Capstone in Counseling 2
Total Credit Hours   68
Required pre-practicum courses