• Counseling & Human Development

    The COHD program prepares individuals for counselor positions in a variety of settings, including public and private education, as well as a wide variety of human services settings. It also meets the academic content area and practicum requirements of the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors for the Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) credential.

    More than 40 program graduates have completed doctoral degrees in psychology and counseling. Some were program presenters for the recent World Congress on Logotherapy, an international professional conference also attended by faculty and graduate students from HSU.

    NOTE-All Counseling and Human Development applicants must use this form for letters of recommendation. Print and copy as needed.

    COHD Letter of Recommendation Form


    • COHD 6376 Practicum/Internship in Counseling II
    • COHD 6333 Forensic Psychology
    • COHD 6343 Professional Counseling III
    • COHD 6357 Advanced Addiction Counseling
    • COHD 6376 Practicum/ Internship II
    • COHD 6362 School Counseling

    Graduation Requirements

    Successful completion of the 60 graduate semester hour academic and practicum requirements, followed by the successful completion of the comprehensive examination, fulfills the graduation requirements for the Master of Education degree in Counseling and Human Development.

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