Jan 26, 2020  
Graduate School Course Catalog 2018-2019 
Graduate School Course Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Clinical Mental Health Counseling (campus and online option), M.A.

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CIP Code:  511508


This program prepares counselors who will work in clinical capacities in a variety of mental health settings including agencies, private practice, hospitals, and prisons.  The program provides students with comprehensive curricular and supervised experiences for initial licensure with the NC Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and qualification as a National Certified Counselor by the National Board of Certified Counselors.  With an additional 3 addictions courses, students are also eligible for licensure as a Clinical Addictions Specialist.

The program is fully accredited for online and campus instruction by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling & Related Programs (CACREP) and is an endorsed member of the International Registry of Counselor Education Programs (ICREP).

Curriculum Requirements


The Internship, CON 5390 , is a 600-hour requirement, which can be completed over 1 or 2 semesters. Candidates must obtain a passing score on the comprehensive examination, and successfully defend their portfolio to graduate.

Mental Health Counseling Plan of Study

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