Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology
Sofia University

Program Details

Sofia offers this online MA in Counseling Psychology to advance your professional career in the behavioral sciences.  The curriculum is family systems-based, where you will examine the science and practice of clinical counseling. Theory and treatment in this program are inspired by religious and non-religious concepts.  While most of the coursework is online, you will be expected to complete a significant practicum in preparation to become a licensed counselor.  Concentrations are availableWhile this program aligns with California standards for licensure, it may not contain all of the requirements for your individual state.  Be sure to check with your board prior to enrollment in this, or any other, program.  Classes within this online MA counseling degree likely include:

  • Counseling Principles & Practices
  • Psychopharmacology, Brain Structure & Development & Severe Mental Illness
  • Advanced Trauma & Crisis

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Interview
  • TOEFL, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, US Territories