A collaboration between the University of Maine at Farmington and the University of Southern Maine, the Counseling 3+2 - Psychology program provides you with an accelerated pathway to a career in the counseling field.
Interested in a career in Counseling? Want to fast-track your college degree(s) with a focused program of study? Have the motivation, compassion and maturity to jump-start your career path in counseling? If so, the University of Maine at Farmington Counseling 3+2 - Psychology program may be perfect for you.
In this program, you earn a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at the University of Maine at Farmington (UMF) followed by a Master of Science in Counseling at the University of Southern Maine (USM) - all in five years instead of six.
- 3 yrs - B.A. in Psychology at the University of Maine at Farmington
- 2 yrs - M.S. in Counseling at the University of Southern Maine
This allows you to graduate ahead of time while preparing you for a professional career where you can help meet Maine’s growing mental health needs.
Counselors help individuals, families, and groups with mental health challenges, such as depression and PTSD; drug and alcohol abuse; life transitions, such as adjusting to college; and other difficult life situations.