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Master of Arts (MA) in Counseling Psychology, Argosy University - San Francisco Bay Area Campus

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Program Information

The Master of Arts (MA) in Counseling Psychology program is intended to continue the professional development of those currently working in, or desiring to, work in a counseling role.

Students are introduced to basic 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.

Since licensing may change and often varies from state to state, students should verify the current requirements of the state in which they plan to become licensed.

The Master of Arts (MA) in Counseling Psychology degree program at Argosy University, San Francisco Bay Area in Alameda, California, 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 at Argosy University, San Francisco Bay Area 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 Since licensing may change and often varies from state to state, students should verify the current requirements of the state in which they plan to become licensed.

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