Career Counseling Specialization - MS in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling

Career Counseling

Help people from all walks of life achieve their professional and personal goals with a specialization in Career Counseling. In addition to exploring the history, theories, and approaches behind career counseling, you’ll examine the qualities inherent in an effective career counselor and the various modern approaches to counseling and assessment. You can also gain insight into academic development from elementary school through higher education and develop the skills necessary to guide students toward successful vocations.

Completion Requirements

  • 100–106 total quarter credits
    • Foundation course (1 cr.)
    • Core courses (80 cr.)
    • Specialization courses (10 cr.)
    • Field experience (9–15 cr.: Practicum, 100 hours; Internship, 600 hours)
  • Professional Development Plan, Licensure Plan 
  • 12 days of residency (two 6-day residencies)

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion will vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.


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