MAC Curriculum Change Conversion Chart

Use the following chart to detemine how your current courses map to the new curriculum requirements.

Counseling (Portland)

2018-2019 Curriculum2019-2020 Curriculum
CNS 501 Clinical Foundations: Basic Counseling Skills/Interventions 2 CN501 Clinical Foundations: The Helping Relationship 2
CNS 502 Psychological Theory & Techniques 2 CN503 Advanced Counseling: Theory & Techniques 2 of 3
  • See also CNS 519
CNS 503 Family Systems Therapy 2 CN510 Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling 2 of 3
  • See also CNS 516
CNS 504 Psychotherapeutic Systems 2 CN502 Psychotherapeutic Systems 2 of 3
CNS 505 Psychopathology 3 CN505 Psychopathology 3
CNS 506 Legal and Ethical Issues 2 CN506 Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling 2 of 3
CNS 507 Human Life Span Development 3 CN507 Human Life Span Development 3
CNS 508 Integrative Issues in Counseling 2 CN508 Integrative Issues in Counseling 1
CN513 Multicultural Counseling: Theory and Techniques 1
CNS 509 Advanced Integration in Counseling 2 CN509 Advanced Integration in Counseling 2
CNS 510 Spiritual Development and Assessment 2 CN562 Spiritual Formation for Counselors 0
Elective or unapplied 2
CNS 512 Group Counseling 2 CN520 Group Counseling 2 of 3
CNS 513 Social and Cultural Foundations 2 CN513 Multicultural Counseling: Theory and Techniques 2 of 3
  • See also CNS 508
CNS 516 Marriage and Couple Counseling 2 CN510 Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling 1 of 3
Elective or unapplied 1
  • See also CNS 503
CNS 518 Career and Lifestyle Development 2 CN518 Career Development: Theory & Techniques 2 of 3
CNS 519 Treatment Planning and Outcome Assessment 1 CN503 Advanced Counseling: Theory & Techniques 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 502
CNS 520 Professional Orientation 1 CN500 Professional Orientation 1
CNS 523 Human Sexuality 2 Elective or unapplied 2
CNS 524 Research in Counseling & Family Studies 2 CN514 Research & Program Evaluation 2 of 3
CNS 525 Tests and Measurements 3 CN515 Testing and Assessment 3
CNS 526 Psychopharmacology 1 CN517 Physiology and Psychopharmacology 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 528
CNS 528 Neuropsychology 1 CN517 Physiology and Psychopharmacology 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 526
CNS 529 Counseling Addictions 2 CN519 Addiction Counseling 2 of 3
CNS 530 Counseling Practicum 2 CN530 Clinical Counseling Practicum 2
CNS 531 Counseling Practicum II 2 CN531 Clinical Counseling Internship I 2 of 3
CNS 532 Counseling Practicum III 2 CN531 Clinical Counseling Internship I 1 of 3
CN532 Clinical Counseling Internship II 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 531
CNS 533 Counseling Practicum II 2 CN532 Clinical Counseling Internship II 2 of 3
  • See also CNS 532
CNS 534 Counseling Practicum III 2 CN533 Advanced Clinical Counseling Internship III 1
Elective or unapplied 1
CNS 544 Counseling Violence and Abuse Issues 1 CN521 Crisis and Trauma Counseling 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 558
CNS 557 Emergency Preparedness: Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention 1 CN504 Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention 1
CNS 558 Emergency Preparedness: Crisis Intervention, Trauma and Loss 1 CN521 Crisis and Trauma Counseling 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 544

Total credits

2018-2019 Curriculum2019-2020 Curriculum
68 credits (minimum) required 68 credits (minimum) required

Counseling/Marital Family Therapy (NorCal)

2018-2019 Curriculum2019-2020 Curriculum
CNS 501 Clinical Foundations: Basic Counseling Skills/Interventions 2 CN501 Clinical Foundations: The Helping Relationship 2
CNS 502 Psychological Theory & Techniques 3 CN503 Advanced Counseling: Theory & Techniques 3
CNS 503 Family Systems Therapy 3 CM511 Family Systems Therapy 3
CNS 504 Psychotherapeutic Systems 2 CN502 Psychotherapeutic Systems 2 of 3
CNS 505 Psychopathology 3 CN505 Psychopathology 3
CNS 506 Legal and Ethical Issues 2 CN506 Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling 2 of 3
CNS 507 Human Life Span Development 3 CN507 Human Life Span Development 3
CNS 508 Integrative Issues in Counseling 2 CN508 Integrative Issues in Counseling 1
CN513 Multicultural Counseling: Theory and Techniques 1
CNS 509 Advanced Integration in Counseling 2 CN509 Advanced Integration in Counseling 2
CNS 510 Spiritual Development and Assessment 2 CN562 Spiritual Formation for Counselors 0
CNS 512 Group Counseling 3 CN520 Group Counseling 3
CNS 513 Social and Cultural Foundations 2 CN513 Multicultural Counseling: Theory and Techniques 2 of 3
  • See also CNS 508
CNS 516 Marriage and Couple Counseling 3 CM512 Marriage and Couple Counseling 3
CNS 517 Child and Adolescent Therapy 2 CM522 Child and Adolescent Therapy 2
CNS 518 Career and Lifestyle Development 2 CN518 Career Development: Theory & Techniques 2 of 3
CNS 523 Human Sexuality 2 CM523 Human Sexuality 2
CNS 524 Research in Counseling & Family Studies 2 CN514 Research & Program Evaluation 2 of 3
CNS 525 Tests and Measurements 3 CN515 Testing and Assessment 3
CNS 526 Psychopharmacology 2 CN517 Physiology and Psychopharmacology 2 of 3
Or CNS 527 Physiology and Psychopharmacology of Addiction 2
  • See also CNS 547
CNS 529 Counseling Addictions 2 CN519 Addiction Counseling 2 of 3
CNS 530 Counseling Practicum 2 CN530 Clinical Counseling Practicum 2
CNS 531 Counseling Practicum II 2 CN531 Clinical Counseling Internship I 2 of 3
CNS 532 Counseling Practicum III 2 CN531 Clinical Counseling Internship I 1 of 3
CN532 Clinical Counseling Internship II 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 531
CNS 544 Counseling Violence and Abuse Issues 3 CN521 Crisis and Trauma Counseling 1
Elective or unapplied 2
CNS 547 Psychopharmacology II 1 CN517 Physiology and Psychopharmacology 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 526
CNS 553 Human Services 2 CN500 Professional Orientation 1
Elective or unapplied 1
CNS 559 Emergency Preparedness: Crisis Management and Administration 2 CN521 Crisis and Trauma Counseling 2 of 3
  • See also CNS 544

Total credits

2018-2019 Curriculum2019-2020 Curriculum
68 credits (minimum) required 68-69 credits (minimum) required
  • Total credits needed depends on specialization selected and campus location. See catalog for more details.

Addiction Studies (NorCal)

2018-2019 Curriculum2019-2020 Curriculum
CNS 501 Clinical Foundations: Basic Counseling Skills/Interventions 2 CN501 Clinical Foundations: The Helping Relationship 2
CNS 506 Legal and Ethical Issues 2 CN506 Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling 2 of 3
CNS 512 Group Counseling 3 CN520 Group Counseling 3
CNS 513 Social and Cultural Foundations 2 CN513 Multicultural Counseling: Theory and Techniques 2 of 3
CNS 526 Psychopharmacology 2 CN517 Physiology and Psychopharmacology 2 of 3
Or CNS 527 Physiology and Psychopharmacology of Addiction 2
  • See also CNS 547
CNS 529 Counseling Addictions 2 CN519 Addiction Counseling 2 of 3
CNS 530 Counseling Practicum 2 CN530 Clinical Counseling Practicum 2
Or AC530 Addiction Counseling Practicum 2
CNS 531 Counseling Practicum II 2 CN531 Clinical Counseling Internship I 2 of 3
Or AC531 Addiction Counseling Internship I 2
CNS 532 Counseling Practicum III 2 CN531 Clinical Counseling Internship II 1 of 3
and CN532 Clinical Counseling Internship I 1 of 3 Or
AC531 Addiction Counseling Internship I 1 of 3
and AC532 Addiction Counseling Internship II 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 531
CNS 544 Counseling Violence and Abuse Issues 3 CN521 Crisis and Trauma Counseling 1
Elective or unapplied 2
  • See also CNS 559
CNS 547 Psychopharmacology II 1 CN517 Physiology and Psychopharmacology 1 of 3
  • See also CNS 526
CNS 551 Advanced Addiction Counseling 2 AC542 Advanced Addiction Counseling 2
CNS 552 Addictive Behavior: Treatment and Counseling 2 AC541 Addictive Behavior: Treatment and Counseling 1
Elective or unapplied 1
CNS 553 Human Services 2 CN500 Professional Orientation 1
Elective or unapplied 1
CNS 554 Addiction Group Dynamics 1 AC543 Addiction Group Dynamics 1
CNS 559 Emergency Preparedness: Crisis Management and Administration 2 CN521 Crisis and Trauma Counseling 2 of 3
  • See also CNS 544

Total credits

2018-2019 Curriculum2019-2020 Curriculum
30 credits (minimum) required 30 credits (minimum) required