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Usually two years if attending full time, three years if attending part time.
Most classes are scheduled from 5:15-8:45 p.m., and meet once a week in the fall, winter, and spring terms. A few courses meet on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Summer courses meet from 5:15 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. two times per week for six or seven weeks.
Over the past five years, our graduates have achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Counselor Examination for Licensure and Certification (NCE).
Here are a few comments from our students:
In addition to the 60 credit-hour M.S. degree, you also must pass a licensure examination and complete at least two years of 3,000 hours of supervised work experience (i.e., a paid position). For more information on licensure requirements for professional counseling in all 50 states, visit the American Counseling Association website.
Students with a GPA of less than 3.5 must provide MAT or GRE scores.