The Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology is administrated by the graduate program in Counseling and Community Psychology. The Counseling Psychology program will help students develop skills and knowledge that are needed to provide counseling services to individuals, couples, and groups struggling with psychosocial issues and mental illness. The program exposes students to methods of psychological practice that are ethically responsible and culturally appropriate to Egypt and the region.
The applicant should have a minimum of 3.0 GPA in undergraduate studies; if the student has an MA in a related field already, a 3.0 GPA will also be expected at that level. The applicant should have also completed an undergraduate major in psychology and/or the completion of a minimum of 15 credits (or equivalent) in psychology or related social/behavioral sciences including: Statistics, Research Design, and Psychopathology.
The applicant should demonstrate proficiency in the English language in accordance with AUC standards
Courses (42 credit hours)
Course work for the Master of Art requires the completion of 42 credits as follows: