Admission Requirements

  • Proof of standard high school diploma or GED certification.
  • Original transcripts from all previous college or university study at college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Prior completion of at least 60 transferable credit hours is required before the student is eligible to start a bachelor core program.
  • Students in this program are required to complete PSY-150 (General Psychology) or its equivalent before starting the core program.

Additional Information

  • Internet Requirement. Students will be required to have access to high-speed Internet for the duration of the program.
  • Audio and Video Equipment. Students will be required to obtain and/or utilize audio and video equipment for classes, group counseling, and practicums.
  • Background Checks. Students may be required to undergo background checks and drug testing in order to participate in the practicum courses.
  • Criminal Convictions. State regulations may prohibit licensure for individuals who have ever been convicted of a crime of violence or of any crime that has a direct bearing on the ability to practice competently. The applicant is responsible to check with the state in which he or she wishes to be licensed prior to beginning the program.

Graduation Requirements

  • Completion of 120 credit hours.
  • Completion of the required core courses with a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Completion of 30 hours of general education as specified (General Education Requirements).
    • Core courses that fall into Liberal Arts categories may not be used to fulfill both the core requirement and the Liberal Arts requirement.
  • Completion of a total of 350 supervised hours of practicum field experience.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required to receive a diploma.