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Course Requirements

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I. CORE REQUIREMENTS
(18 Hours)
Statistics and Research Design (3 Hours Required)
EDPS 6010 (3) Introduction to Statistics and Research Design
Assessment and Measurement (6 Hours Required)
EDPS 6300 (3) Introduction to Measurement
EDPS 7180 (3) Personality Assessment

Developmental Theory (6 Hours Required)
EDPS 6330 (3) Career Development and Assessment
EDPS 6051 (3) Life Span: Early to Late Adulthood

Human Diversity (3 Hours Required)
EDPS 6360 (2) Multicultural Counseling
EDPS 6361 (1) Advanced Multicultural Counseling Lab

II. COUNSELING THEORY AND PRACTICE
(23 Hours)
EDPS 6200 (3) Counseling Theories
EDPS 6210 (3) Counseling Skill
EDPS 6350 (3) Group Counseling
EDPS 6340 (3) Substance Abuse Counseling
EDPS 6710 (6) Practicum in Counseling
EDPS 6910 (8) Internship in Counseling

III. PC SPECIALIZATION REQUIREMENTS
(7 Hours)
EDPS 6820 (2) Professional Issues in Mental Health
Counseling
EDPS 6960 (2) Master's LPC Ethics and Standards
EDPS 7600 (3) DSM: Adult Psychopathology

IV. COUNSELING APPROACHES
(12 Hours)
EDPS  (3) Interventions Counseling
EDPS 6068 (3) Meditation and Stress
EDPS 6250 (3) Family Counseling

Degree requirements
The M.Ed. Degree requires that the student complete: (1) Core Requirements (18 Hours); (2) Counseling Theory and Practice Requirements (23 Hours); (3) PC Specialization Requirements (7 Hours); (4) Counseling Approaches (12 hours) for a total of 60hours of graduate work; and (5) complete the Master's Comprehensive Exam.

*Positive Psychology online series (EDPS 6960)

  • Forgiveness and anger reduction
  • Positive psychology & well-being
  • Coping with difficult people
  • Enhancing happiness and life satisfaction
  • Achieving peace after divorce
  • Quality of Intimate relationship
  • Positive psychology for addictive thinking
  • Growing from traumatic life experiences

*At least two of the Positive Psychology online courses are offered each semester:
http://ed-psych.utah.edu/positive-psych/

Need More Info?

Attend an information session to learn more about our M.Ed. Programs in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) and School Counseling (Salt Lake City or St. George Programs).

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• Coursework/Training
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How to Apply

UPCOMING INFO SESSIONS

Salt Lake City Information Sessions     

Wed, October 3rd 
7:15 PM - 8:30 PM SAEC 3155
This will be also held using the on-line Zoom videoconferencing platform. You will need a computer (or similar device) with audio/video capability and the ability to download/install the Zoom software. Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://utah.zoom.us/j/843702468

Wed, November 7th 
Wed, December 5th

7:15 PM - 8:30 PM 

Sorenson Arts and Education Complex (SAEC) 
Room 3155
1720 Campus Center Drive 
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

St. George Information Sessions

Wed, October 3rd

7:15 - 8:30PM Graduate Center at St. George
This will also be held at 7:00pm using the on-line Zoom videoconferencing platform. You will need a computer (or similar device) with audio/video capability and the ability to download/install the Zoom software. Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: https://utah.zoom.us/j/843702468

Wed, November 7th
Wed, December 5th

7:15 PM – 8:30 PM

Graduate Center at St. George
1071 East 100 South, Building A100
St. George, UT  84770

For questions, call:  801-581-7148

 

 

Last Updated: 10/1/18