About this course
Degree candidates will acquire the skills, insights, and hands-on experience they need to successfully work with clients facing addiction, depression, anxiety, trauma, and other mental health challenges. Our MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program is informed by the ideals of social justice. Our graduates are trained to empower their clients using a strength-based, relational model that is trauma-informed. Through interactive coursework, students will study a range of counseling and research methods, and develop clinical skills for accessing and improving overall mental health and wellbeing.
Upon completion of our program, students will emerge as compassionate, culturally-aware counselors prepared to make a difference in their clients’ lives.
Applicants must have a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree and must submit the following as part of the application process..
- Official transcripts
- Three letters of reference, including at least one non-academic letter that addresses readiness for work in a therapeutic setting
- Personal Statement
- Resume, including any clinical work experience