M.S. in Community and Trauma Counseling

B.S. Psychology Combined Curriculum

Year One

Hallmarks Courses

  • Pathways Seminar
  • Writing Seminar I
  • Debating U.S. Issues
  • Scientific Understanding
  • Quantitative Reasoning I
  • Quantitative Reasoning II or Elective

Major Courses

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Science Elective

  • Free Elective
Year Two

Hallmarks Courses

  • Ethics
  • Global Diversity
  • Writing Seminar II
  • American Diversity

Major Courses

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Psychology of Trauma
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • [3] Psychology Electives (9 credits)

  • Free Elective
Year Three

Hallmarks Courses

  • Global Citizenship
  • Debating Global Issues
  • Integrative Seminar

Major Courses

  • Statistics for Behavioral Science
  • Marriage and Family
  • Psychology of Addiction
  • Research Methods for Behavioral Science
  • Senior Colloquium
  • [3] Psychology Electives (9 credits)

  • Free Elective
Year Four

Hallmarks Courses

  • Capstone Folio Workshop

Major Courses

  • Advanced Research in Psychology

Counseling Courses, Semester 1

  • Orientation to the Counseling Profession
  • Practicum I: Theory and Practice of Counseling
  • Psychopathology
  • Foundations of Trauma Counseling

    Bachelor of Science Degree Awarded

    Total Credit Hours: 121-125

Counseling Courses, Semester 2

  • Human Growth and Development
  • Counseling Theory and Practice
  • Group Work in Community and Trauma Counseling
  • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • Practicum II-Field Exposure
Year Five

Summer

  • Social and Cultural Diversity
  • Attachment, Relationships and Family Therapy
  • Addictions Theory and Practice
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Internship Supervision

Fall

  • Psychological Assessment
  • Career Counseling
  • Community Disaster and Trauma
  • Internship I

Spring

  • Research and Evaluation
  • Crisis Prevention and Intervention Strategies
  • Advanced Clinical Interventions
  • Internship II

    Master of Science Degree Awarded

Total Credit Hours: 60