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Houston Baptist University

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Houston Baptist University, Houston


Overview


Leading to licensure as a Professional Counselor. 100% pass rate on National Counselor’s Exam on the first attempt for nine years running.

Address

The Graduate School College of Education and Behavioral Sciences
7502 Fondren Rd.
Houston , 77074, United States


Academics

Summary

The MAC program prepares students for careers in counseling-related fields by offering advanced preparation in counseling, testing, & research methods. The program also includes completion of a practicum consisting of a University-approved counseling setting under the supervision of a licensed psychologist or licensed professional counselor-supervisor (LPC-S). Graduates go on to work in a variety of settings, including private practices, universities, clinics & hospitals.

Academic Fields
    Counseling Psychology.
    Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other.
    College Student Counseling and Personnel Services.
    Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
    Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling.
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Degrees
    Master's, MA, Master of Arts in Counseling
    Certificate or Non-degree, , Licensed Professional Counselor
    Formats

    Part Time, Full Time, Evening or Weekend, On-Campus

    Keywords

    LPC


    Admissions

    Summary
    Application Requirements: •Online application – www.hbu.edu/grad-apply •Transcript(s) •GRE Score – 295 with a 2.5 GPA, 290-294 with a 2.8 GPA; waived with a 3.0 cumulative undergraduate GPA* •Two Recommendation Forms – professional or academic •Resume •Interview * This is a minimum we like to see, however you may still be considered for admission if you do not meet this requirement.
    Academic Backgrounds
      Clinical Child Psychology.
      Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other.
      Clinical Pastoral Counseling/Patient Counseling.
      Clinical Psychology.
      Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics.
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    Contacts

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    Lindsay Harger

    HBU Graduate School Admissions Coordinator
    lharger@hbu.edu
    281-649-3744

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    Caroline Fullerton

    cfullerton@hbu.edu