College of Education and Liberal Arts

Counseling Program

Texas A&M University-Texarkana offers a Bachelor's degree in Psychology, as well as a Master’s degree in School Counseling and a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health (previously referred to as Licensed Professional Counseling).  In addition, a Master’s degree in Psychology was recently approved by the Texas Board of Regents and will be offered in the fall of 2013.

The counseling faculty and psychology faculty at A&M-Texarkana is committed to providing students a quality education based upon academic rigor and integrity.  Through intellectual engagement and critical discussion, students will receive a comprehensive education in order to more fully understand either the field of counseling or psychology and their many fascinating sub-disciplines. 

Handbook of Graduate Programs in Counseling

MISSION STATEMENT

The Texas A&M University-Texarkana Counseling Program, through high quality instruction and educational opportunities develops talented counselors, life-long learners and leaders in our field. Graduates of our program serve the mental health and educational needs of the diverse residents of Texas, boarder states, throughout the country, and around the world. Graduates are expected to serve as actively engaged agents of change in providing care for diverse populations. Through ethical practice and professional conduct, our graduates are expected to advocate for the field, serve their clients and meet the needs of an ever-changing world.