master's in counseling admission requirements
To be considered for admission to the Graduate Counseling Program,
you must supply the following information. Once this information is
received, the Admissions Committee will consider your application.
The application to the Master's in Counseling program can be completed online. If you would prefer a paper application, please contact Becca Cline at 260-359-4111.
Download the supplemental application to the Master's in Counseling program here (Word document). Please answer all questions and send to Huntington University Graduate School.
The non-refundable $30 application fee for the Graduate Counseling
Program can be submitted with a credit/debit card by calling the business office at
260-359-4283, or with cash or check (payable to Huntington University) sent to Huntington University's
Submit official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended.
An undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 is desired. To be eligible for
full acceptance into the Graduate Counseling Program, your undergraduate
work needs to include:
- 6 credit hours of coursework in Biblical studies
- 6 credit hours of coursework in Psychology including 3 hours in Abnormal Psychology
you do not currently have these prerequisites met, you can still be
accepted into the Graduate Counseling Program on a conditional
basis. We can then assist you in completing these requirements.
Submit three recommendation forms, including at least one academic
reference, to Huntington University Graduate School. Graduate
Counseling Program recommendation forms can be downloaded here.
Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
The Graduate Record Exam must be completed and sent to Huntington
University (school code 1304, dept. 2005). The GRE scoring methodology
was adjusted in the Fall of 2011. A combined score of 300, which is
equivalent to 1,000 under the original scoring method, on the Verbal and
Quantitative sections is preferred. Students scoring less than
300 still may be considered for acceptance.
You may be accepted
on a conditional basis without a GRE score. A score must be submitted
prior to completing your first year of graduate work.
Note Concerning Academic Prerequisites
The Admissions Committee may choose to waive some requirements for
special circumstances. Students may also be accepted on a conditional
basis and complete up to one year of graduate work without having all
academic prerequisites met (GRE, coursework in Biblical studies,
coursework in psychology), contingent upon Admissions Committee
Any documents that cannot be submitted online should be sent to the following address:
Huntington University Graduate Programs
2303 College Ave.
Huntington, IN 46750
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