To be eligible for the online MS Counseling, applicants need to meet the following requirements:

  • Completion of a baccalaureate degree in a related field
  • Minimum of 120 academic hours from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Courses taken for the degree must include a minimum of 39 upper level hours. Hours awarded for life or work experience will not satisfy upper level hour requirement.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Criminal background check is necessary for licensure as a counselor.

Applicants should also submit the following:

  • Completed application
  • $35 application fee
  • Personal written responses to faculty questions
  • A copy of your professional resume
  • Completed personality assessment
  • 3 Reference Letters:

    • Professional reference letter
    • Academic reference letter
    • Personal reference letter

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