General Admission Information
The prerequisite for pursuing this degree is 12 hours of psychology or psychology related courses that should include: general psychology, human development, statistics, and abnormal psychology (or closely related). If seeking a master's degree in counseling, candidates must request admission to candidacy before completing nine hours of graduate course work.
**Deadline for Priority Admission: February 20th
General admission requirements and necessary documents are available through Graduate Admissions.
Specific admission requirements for the M.S. in Counseling program are available in the Graduate Bulletin.
NOTE: The GRE requirement is being waived through the 2021-2022 academic year.
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For more information, contact:
Dr. Kim Coggins, Counseling Program Coordinator
Department of Psychological Science and Counseling
P.O. Box 4537
Clarksville, TN 37044
firstname.lastname@example.org; (931) 221-7234
International Student Admission*
The APSU College of Graduate Studies handles all international student admissions. General admission requirements for international students can be found through Graduate Admissions.
In addition to the general admission requirements for international students and the admission requirements for all students in the M.S. in Counseling program, specific requirements for the M.S. in Counseling program for international students include the following items:
- Proof of proficiency in the English language. A paper-based score of 500 or a computer-based score of 173 on the TOEFL Examination or a score of 6 on the IELTS is required of applicants whose native language is not English.
- Documentation of an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
This program not available to International Students on F-1 or J-1 Visa
We invite you to visit our program, view our facilities and meet our faculty and graduate students. To arrange your visit, contact Dr. Kim Coggins, Counseling Program Coordinator, at email@example.com.
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