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Department of Counseling

UNG’s Department of Counseling provides the next generation of counselors with the most comprehensive and current knowledge in the field. Students are exposed to practical experiences in counseling settings both in the classroom and through practicum placements and internships. These opportunities instill future counselors with a well-rounded awareness and commitment to excellence that is necessary to serve the diverse populations of the north Georgia region and beyond.

Support Counseling

  1. Visit the UNG donation page
  2. Select a donation amount
  3. For Designation, select 'Other'
  4. In the box that appears, type 'Counseling'

If you would like more information, please contact us today. Thank you for your support and interest!

Graduate programs at UNG have different admission requirements, application deadlines and tuition rates.  Select a program name or its catalog listing to learn more about UNG’s graduate offerings.  Contact Graduate Admissions if you have questions regarding the application process.

Program Name Catalog Campus Colleges or Academic Units
Master of Science in Counseling* C College of Health Sciences & Professions

The campus designation code indicates that the degree can be completed on that campus or online, as indicated.
*Degree requires visits to multiple campuses and/or online courses.
**This program is pending SACSCOC approval.

BBlue Ridge

Why counseling at UNG?

At UNG, counseling students receive a thorough education in:

  • the theories of counseling and psychotherapy
  • individual and group counseling
  • career theory and counseling
  • human development
  • counseling ethics, assessment, and diagnosis
  • the needs of individuals from diverse backgrounds

Students complete their studies with an extensive internship opportunity that provides face-to-face contact with clients.

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