M.Ed. Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The Master's Degree in Education with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is a 60-hour program designed to prepare professionals to provide clinical counseling services to a broad population of clients in a range of professional settings (e.g., clinics, hospitals, school-based mental health programs, and private practice).

This master's degree program is specifically for individuals who possess at least a bachelor's degree and are interested in becoming clinical mental health counselors. Students are required to complete 60 hours of coursework specifically related to mental health counseling.

Your Responsibilities:

As certification requirements may change without notice, it is the responsibility of the student to:
  • Confirm the requirements for certification and/or licensure in their home state
  • Evaluate and understand state requirements related to online education, out-of-state educational programs, and licensure requirements
  • Find out if any additional coursework, practice, and/or testing requirements must be met in order to be eligible for certification and/or licensure.