Counseling Certificate

NTU Campus Will Be Closed on August 21, 2017

Navajo Technical University will observe the 2017 Solar Eclipse and has authorize all NTU personnel eight (8) hours of administrative leave on Monday, August 21, 2017. In addition, NTU students/faculty will be granted leave and will be scheduled to make up their class instruction hours on the following Friday, September 1, 2017.

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Counseling Certificate


The Certificate Program in Counseling requires 33 credit hours and is designed for a one-year program of study. The program is designed to prepare students for entry level job on Navajo behavioral health facilities and students may continue to obtain and an associate degree or a baccalaureate degree. Graduates from this program will work on the Navajo Nation behavioral health facilities and eight graduates will be needed per year.

For more information, please view our Student Catalog.


Counseling Requirements (33 Credits)

General Education RequirementsCredits
ENG-110   Freshman Composition 3
MTH-113   Technical Mathematics II 3
NAV-211   Navajo History 3
CMP-101   Introduction to Computers 3
Counseling Core Courses 
Semester ONE 
PSY-105   Introductory Psychology 3
COU-101   Introduction to Counseling Theories 3
Semester TWO 
PSy-210   Developmental Psychology 3
COM-150   Interpersonal Communication 3
COU-103   Personality Psychology 3
COU-106   Counseling Substance Abuse in Schools and Communities 3
COU-110   Internship 3
Total Required Credit Hours33


Program Advisor
Carlos Baki, Lecturer of Psychology
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