Center for Psychological Studies

Online Education

M.S. in Counseling

Concentrations
Mental Health Counseling (60 total credits)
  Core Courses 33 Credits
PYCL 511 Introduction to Mental Health Counseling Techniques 3 credits
PYCL 582 Human Sexuality 3 credits
PYCL 586 Diagnosis and Treatment of Child and Adolescent Psychopathology 3 credits
PYCL 660 Community Mental Health 3 credits
PYCL 666 Case Conceptualization and Treatment Strategies 3 credits
PYCL 669 Advanced Treatment Intervention 3 credits
PYCL 680 Counseling Practicum 3 credits
PYCL 681 Counseling Internship 3 credits
PYCL 682 Continuing Counseling Internship 3 credits
*Only students in the mental health counseling concentration are required to successfully complete the Comprehensive Final Examination.

Substance Abuse Counseling (48 total credits)
  Core Courses 33 Credits
SA 710 Foundations of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Counseling in Community Settings 3 credits
SA 720 Issues in Clinical Supervision 3 credits
SA 730 Treatment of Co-occurring Disorders 3 credits
SA 740 Psychopharmacology of Illicit and Licit Drugs 3 credits
SA 770 Substance Abuse Counseling Practicum I 3 credits

Substance Abuse Counseling and Education (60 total credits)
  Core Courses 33 Credits
  Substance Abuse Counseling 15 credits
SA 750 Prevention Programming and Education 3 credits
SA 770 Substance Abuse Counseling Practicum I 3 credits
SA 780 Substance Abuse Counseling Practicum II 3 credits
SA 790 Substance Abuse Counseling Practicum III 3 credits
  Elective 3 credits

Applied Behavior Analysis (BCABA)
(42 credits without elective practicums)
  Core Courses 33 Credits
ABA 710 Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 720 Applications of Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 740 Evaluating Interventions in Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 760 Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis I * 3 credits
ABA 770 Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis II * 3 credits
Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis Concentration
(48 credits without elective practicums)
  Core Courses 33 Credits
ABA 710 Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 720 Applications of Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 730 Behavioral Assessment Models in Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 740 Evaluating Interventions in Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 750 Professional Issues in Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 760 Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis I (Elective) 3 credits
ABA 770 Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis II (Elective) 3 credits
ABA 780 Advanced Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis I (Elective) 3 credits
Applied Behavior Analysis Non-Degree Program
(Applied Behavior Analysis Concentration)
ABA 710 Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 720 Applications of Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 740 Evaluating Interventions in Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 760 Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis I (Elective) 3 credits
ABA 770 Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis II (Elective) 3 credits
Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis non-degree program
(Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis Concentration)
ABA 710 Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 720 Applications of Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 730 Behavioral Assessment Models in Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 740 Evaluating Interventions in Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 750 Professional Issues in Applied Behavior Analysis 3 credits
ABA 760 Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis I (Elective) 3 credits
ABA 770 Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis II (Elective) 3 credits
ABA 780 Advanced Practicum in Applied Behavior Analysis I (Elective) 3 credits

Students who would like to add or change tracks must complete a Specialty Track Request form and submit to the Director for approval. In each concentration, students must satisfactorily complete all curriculum requirements.