M.A. in Counseling Psychology
The M.A. in Counseling Psychology program at the Chicago Campus is unique in that students receive a solid foundation in the principles of clinical psychology, in addition to gaining the essential diagnostic, therapeutic, and consultative skills they need to be outstanding counselors prepared to work with a range of clinical populations and a variety of emotional and psychological conditions. Multicultural education and hands-on practice is integrated throughout the curriculum and students can choose from a variety of concentrations suited to their unique interests and career goals.
Valuable real-world experience prepares graduates to work in a multitude of settings. On average, 100% of actively participating students secure practicum/internship placements by September of each year and at sites that meet LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) standards.
Curriculum incorporates the eight content areas outlined by the National Board of Certified Counselors and prepares graduates to sit for professional counselor licensure in Illinois and surrounding states.
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.
Tuition & Financial Aid
Financial Aid Offered: No
Classification: Other Specialized Institutions
Institution Sector: Private not-for-profit
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 1,000 - 4,999