Curriculum - MS in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling 

Roadmap - MFCC-LPCC

MS in Marriage, Family, and Child Couseling

Program Prerequisites

ERE 153: Educational Statistics 3 units
COUN 174: Introduction to Counseling 3 units 
COUN 176: Counseling and Mental Health 3 units 
Total 9 units

 

Couseling Requirements

Core Counseling Requirements

COUN 200: Counseling Techniques 3 units
COUN 201: Multicultural Counseling 3 units 
COUN 202: Group Counseling 3 units 
COUN 203: Assessment in Counseling 3 units
COUN 206: Counseling / Lifespan 3 units
COUN 208: Practicum in Counseling 4 units
COUN 220: Career Development 3 units
ERE 220: Research in Education 3 units
COUN 298 or COUN 299:
Project plus 1 unit of electives
or
Thesis plus 1 unit of electives
or 
Comprehensive Exam plus 4 units of electives

3

3

0
Total 25 or 28 units

 

Totals

Marriage, Family and Child Requirements

COUN 230: Family Therapy Theories 3 units
COUN 231: Ethics in Counseling 3 units 
COUN 232: Psychopathology / DSM 3 units 
COUN 233: Child / Adolescent Counseling 3 units
COUN 234a: Sexuality Counseling 1 unit
COUN 234b: Domestic Violence 1 unit
COUN 234c: Substance Abuse Treatment 1 unit
COUN 234d: Psychopharmacology 2 units
COUN 234e: Consultation 1 unit
COUN 235: Couples Therapy 3 units
COUN 238: Advanced Practicum 4 units
COUN 239: Field Placement in Counseling 6 units
Total 31 units

 

Electives
Approved electives (1 or 4 units)
Total Required Units 60 units

  

Curriculum - Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC)

LPCC

LPCC Requirements

COUN 270: Advanced Counseling Theories 3 units
COUN 271: Addictions Counseling 3 units
COUN 272: Psychopharmacology 3 units
COUN 273: Crisis and Trauma Counseling 3 units
Total Required Units 12 units

COUN 271: Addictions Counseling substitutes for COUN 234c
COUN 272: Psychopharmacology substitutes for COUN 234d

 


Course descriptions can be found here.