Clinical Mental Health Counseling, MS

Dean: Heidi Bostic, Ph.D.
Clinical Mental Health Counseling website

Degree Offered

Master of Science

Program Description

The master of science in clinical mental health counseling is dedicated to training professional counselors in evidence-based and emerging best practices and prepares students to practice as a professional counselor. Course work focuses on human development, psychopathology, assessment, theories of counseling, consultation, ethical and legal issues, multicultural issues and counseling research, as well as individual, group, family and counseling interventions. Field experiences, small group experiences and practicum and internship are required and lead to the development of science-practice integration in all our graduates.