Argosy University Programs

Counseling Psychology MA Degree Program

MA, Counseling Psychology

Program Information

The Master of Arts (MA) in Counseling Psychology degree program at Argosy University, Seattle in Seattle, Washington, is designed to help you build upon your professional development, whether you are currently working in, or desiring to work in a counseling role.

The Counseling Psychology degree program in Seattle is designed to provide you with the counseling skills that integrate individual, family, and group theoretical foundations of professional counseling into appropriate client interaction and intervention skills. The program emphasizes the development of attitudes, knowledge, and skills essential in the formation of professional counselors who are committed to the ethical provision of quality services.

Career Outcomes
Graduates with a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology may become:
• Guidance Counselors
• Marriage Counselors
• Family Therapists
• Career Counselors
• Counseling Psychologists

Eligibility for Licensure
Graduates of the master’s degree in Counseling Psychology program may wish to pursue licensure as a mental health counselor. The program curriculum includes courses in each area of study required by the state of Washington for master’s-level licensure. Additional post-master’s requirements must be met prior to licensure. For more information and application materials to apply for licensure in the state of Washington, see the Department of Professional Regulation.

Enhance your career potential by enrolling in the MA in Counseling Psychology degree program. You can learn more about specific financial aid programs (available to those who qualify) on our Financial Aid & Scholarships pages, or by contacting us to request more information.

This degree program is also offered at other Argosy University Locations

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