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2012-2013 Academic Catalog 
2012-2013 Academic Catalog [Published Catalog]

Family Counseling (Graduate Diploma)

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International Counseling and Community Psychology (ICCP)

The ICCP program will place its graduates at the forefront of advancing global trends towards multi-cultural and systemic psychological practice that promotes culturally relevant counseling and community intervention in Egypt and the region. Graduates will be the first practitioners trained in Egypt and the region to provide a multilayered range of individual and community level interventions to assist people struggling with issues affecting mental health, including mental illness and psychosocial issues.

Graduate Diploma in Family Counseling

A Diploma offers students who desire practitioner training within one year an essential opportunity for higher education.


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 in psychology or related behavioral sciences, or an advanced degree related to mental health service. The applicant should have minimum 2 years relevant work experience.

Language Requirement

The applicant should demonstrate proficiency in the English language in accordance with AUC standards.

Courses (34 credit hours)

Course work for the Graduate Diploma requires the completion of 34 credits as follows:

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