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Counseling Psychology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Takoma Park, MD, United States
The Department of Psychology and Counseling Psychology at Washington Adventist University offers two four-year curricula leading to the Bachelor of Arts in General Psychology and the Bachelor of Science degree in Counseling Psychology. 
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Overview

Learning outcomes

The Bachelor of Science degree in Counseling Psychology at Washington Adventist University provides the kind ofpreparation needed by deans, guidance counselors and high school psychology teachers when combined with appropriate education courses. A practicum is required. At least one semester before taking the practicum, the student is required to contact the program coordinator to arrange for the practicum. A minor or second major is strongly recommended.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology 
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Learning and Motivation
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Psychological Testing
  • Dynamics of Individual Counseling
  • Dynamics of Group Counseling
  • Theories of Personality

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    68

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • An application – Fill out and submit an online application (no application fee)
  • Official Transcripts – Documents must be translated to English. Student who have attended another university outside of the U.S. prior to applying to Washington Adventist University must provide their transcripts to be evaluated and translated through World Education Services .
  • Letter of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23400 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    23400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23400 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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