Practicum Agency Fair

MA Counseling Psychology students, are you looking for a practicum site? Come meet representatives from agencies and learn about practicum opportunities at the Agency Fair for practicum sites. A fair will be held in Pleasant Hill on December 7, 2018 from 12-2 pm. For south counties, a fair will be held at the San Jose Campus on December 6, 2018 between 1 and 3 pm. For more information contact Luis Alvarado

Winter Open House – San Jose

Please join us at one of the John F. Kennedy University Campus events where you can learn more about earning your bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree from JFKU and becoming a leader in serving your community. At these events, you’ll be able to:

Learn more about degree programs in:

  • Juris Doctor
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counseling Psychology – Holistic

Can’t make this one?  Don’t worry we have more.  Look below.

Upcoming Events

Counseling Psychology


Counseling Hours Performed by Students Each Year


Pass Rate for First Time Test Takers (MFT and LPCC)


Each Student Assigned a Faculty Advisor


Counseling psychology trains future licensed Marriage and Family Therapists and Professional Clinical Counselors to work with individuals, couples, and families in a variety of settings.

The programs emphasize development of the self as therapist; multicultural diversity and inclusion; social justice; and in-depth understanding of a wide range of individual and systemic counseling theories.

Counseling Psychology Programs

MA Counseling Psychology

Prepares students for future clinical work in county and community based agencies, residential and addiction treatment programs, inpatient and outpatient hospital settings, health care facilities, veterans’ centers, school districts, private and nonprofit outpatient clinics, and private practice settings.

MA Counseling Psychology - Holistic

With over 40 years of Holistic education, this family of programs incorporates a unique learning environment designed to support students in an integral model toward personal growth, human potential and service to others.

Academic Certificate in Trauma Studies

Developed to give practitioners both the foundational knowledge and practical skills necessary to work effectively and humanely with trauma sufferers. JFK University Certificate in Trauma Studies offers is available in both one and two-year formats.


Big things begin with a simple yes.