Navajo Technical University

Counseling

Counseling

The Certificate Program in Counseling requires 34 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.

Online Program Expectation

Learning online requires access to the Internet and a device (laptop, tablet, etc.). In some courses, you may be required to have additional software, a webcam, etc. If you do not have the technology required for your course, please contact your program advisor to discuss alternatives as soon as possible. Please refer to the Student E-Learning policy, and Student Online Resource, Step 8 for more information.

You also must meet the following admission requirements for online learning:

  1. Possess an aptitude for success in an online learning environment
  2. Exhibit the ability to make a positive contribution to the NTU online learning community.
  3. Successfully Complete the Blackboard Ultra 101 - Student Orientation Course
  4. Complete the Student E-Learning Policies & Procedures Student Acknowledgement Form

Counseling – The Associate Degree Counseling students are eligible to apply for the Licensed Substance Abuse Associate (LSAA) Licensure in New Mexico only. More information can be found here.

Counseling Program
POSITIVE LICENSURE &
CERTIFICATION
DETERMINATIONS
NEGATIVE LICENSURE &
CERTIFICATION DETERMINATIONS
NO LICENSURE &
CERTIFICATION DETERMINATIONS
NTU has determined that our curriculum meets the state educational requirements for licensure or certification in the states listed below. NTU has determined that our curriculum does not meet the state educational requirements for licensure or certification in the states listed below. NTU has not made a determination that our curriculum meets the state educational requirements for licensure or certification in the states listed below.
Colorado, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware,Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey
Estimated Cost of Attendance $16,420/academic year
Tuition and Fees $2,360
Housing and Meals $7,360
Books and Supplies $2,600
Transportation $1,600
Personal/Misc $2,500

Program Advisors

Dr. Dianna Dekelaita-Mullet

Dr. Dianna Dekelaita-Mullet

Associate Professor of Psychology
Chair, School of Arts and Humanities
dmullet@navajotech.edu

Ph.D., Educational Psychology, University of North Texas
B.A., Mathematics, University of North Texas

Nancy Goodwin

Nancy Goodwin

Assistant Professor of Psychology
nancy.goodwin@navajotech.edu

M.S., Community Counseling, John Brown University
B.S., Organizational Management, John Brown University
A.A., Secretarial Science, John Brown University