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The hybrid model of the Master of Arts with a Concentration in Counseling Psychology graduate program includes online experiences combined with face-to-face meetings. Students and faculty meet three times per year in February, June, and September.

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Choose the location most convenient for you. Our weekend residencies are available in both Cincinnati, Ohio and Brattleboro, Vermont. The residencies are held simultaneously in both locations.

New England Academic Center, Brattleboro, Vermont

Brattleboro is a quaint, culturally vibrant town located just two hours from Boston, two hours from Connecticut, and an hour from central New Hampshire. The downtown area offers coffee shops, a variety of restaurants, shopping, antique stores, and a restored art deco hotel and movie theatre built in the early 1900s. Not far from Brattleboro, outdoor lovers will find access to great hiking, mountain biking and fishing.

Cincinnati Academic Center

Nestled just north of downtown Cincinnati, Union Institute & University's headquarters are housed in a building listed on the national register of historic places. Academic residencies take place in state-of-the-art smart classrooms. A thriving midwest city, Cincinnati's downtown features cuisine choices from around the world. Nightly entertainment options on the banks of the Ohio River are a short five minute drive from Union Institute & University's main academic center.

2014 Residency Dates:

  • Fall 2013: Sep 3-Dec 22; residency weekend September 20-22
  • Winter 2014: January 6-April 27; residency weekend February 14-17
  • Spring/Summer 2014: May 5-August 24; residency weekend June 27-30
  • Fall 2014: September 2-December 21; residency weekend September 19-22

Residency Schedule:

  • Friday: 5:30-8:00PM
  • Saturday: 9:00AM-4:00PM
  • Sunday: 9:00AM-4:00PM
  • Monday: 9:00AM-12:00PM

Degree: Master of Arts
Credits: 60
Transfer up to 12 credits
Minimum Time: 24 months
Start Dates: Jan, Apr & Sept

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