MA in Counseling and Health Psychology

Curriculum Map

Typical Course of Study

Year One: Fall Semester (14 credits)
COU CX510 - Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy (credits: 3) 
COU PY521 - Psychopathology of Childhood and Adolescence (credits: 3) 
COU PS635 - Professional Issues and Ethics (credits: 3) 
COU CC523 - Psychology of Diversity and Difference (credits: 3) 
COU CS500 - Practicum Seminar I: Helping Relationships I (credits: 2) 
COU FP519 - Practicum in Counseling Psychology I (credits: 0)(12-16 hours/week)

Year One: Spring Semester (14 credits)
COU PY522 - Adult Psychopathology (credits: 3) 
COU PA530 - Psychological Appraisal and Assessment (credits: 3) 
COU LS659 - Lifespan Development (credits: 3) 
COU PC520 - Introduction to Primary Care Psychology (credits: 3) 
COU CS501 - Practicum Seminar II: Helping Relationships II (credits: 2) 
COU FP520 - Practicum in Counseling Psychology II (credits: 0)(12-16 hours/week)

Year One Total: 28
Year Two: Summer Session I (9 credits)
COU GR501 - Group Counseling and Psychotherapy (credits: 3) 
COU PC610 - Intervention in Primary Care Psychology (credits: 3) 
COU CO500 - Consultation, Collaboration, and Community Partnerships (credits: 3)

Year Two: Fall Semester (12 credits)
COU RS510 - Research and Evaluation in Psychology (credits: 3) 
COU FX510 - Introduction to Family Therapy (credits: 3) 
COU PC620 - Topics in Public Health: Epidemiology, Health Disparities, Program Design and Evaluation (credits: 3)
Elective (credits: 1)
COU CS610 - Internship Seminar I (credits: 2) 
COU FP618 - Internship in Counseling and Health Psychology I (credits: 0)(20-24 hours/week)

Year Two: Spring Semester (11 credits)
COU SB515 - Substance Abuse Evaluation and Treatment (credits: 3) 
COU CD501 - Career Counseling (credits: 3) 
COU PR624 - Capstone Project Seminar (credits: 3) 
COU CS611 - Internship Seminar II (credits: 2) 
COU FP619 - Internship in Counseling and Health Psychology II (credits: 0)(20-24 hours/week)

Year Two Total: 32
Program Total: 60 credits

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