Requirements for the Marriage & Family Counseling Certificate

The certificate is a 12 hour program of study that students can attempt concurrently with their counseling degree. Students also have the option to return after graduation to take certificate courses for additional specialization or for continuing education purposes. The curriculum for the certificate is as follows. Certificate courses are offered every semester and during the summer sessions. Course availability is subject to enrollment.

Required Courses

HDSV 754   Advanced Theory in Family Counseling

HDSV 756   Counseling Couples

HDSV 774   Counseling Poor and Ethnically Diverse Families

Optional (select one)

HDSV 753    Play Therapy

HDSV 757    Special Topics in Marriage and Family Counseling

HDSV 769    Marriage and Family Counseling in Addictions