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Internships

University Counseling Center

The Student Counseling Center provides the following internship opportunities:

Graduate Student Interns

  • Are from the UT Tyler Department of Psychology and Counseling.
  • Are in the last 15 hours of their master's program.
  • Have completed PSYCH 5392 (Applied Counseling Practice) and 5393 (Applied Therapy) with a grade of "B" or better.
  • Are currently enrolled in COUN 5396 or 5397 (Internship I or II).
  • Participate in a minimum of 225 clock hours of supervised experience during each internship.
  • Are directly supervised by an LPC-S or an LPC for a minimum of one hour per week.
  • These are non-paid internships.
  • Potential Interns must submit a resume and be interviewed by the director of student services.

Licensed Professional Counselor-Interns (LPC-Interns)

  • Hold a master's degree in counseling or related field.
  • Have passed a board exam.
  • Are in the process of completing the 3,000 hours of supervised experience under the LPC-supervisor.
  • Are regulated by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors.
  • Paid positions are occasionally available and will be posted with the Department of Career Services.

A complete list of LPC Board rules

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