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Mental Health Counseling

Montana State University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
17855 USD/year
17855 USD/year
5524 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Mental Health Counseling option at the Montana State University combines didactic and experiential course work to give students grounding in theories and principles of mental health counseling and extensive experience in supervised application of those theories and principles.

Overview

The goals of the Mental Health Counseling program at the Montana State University are the following: to enhance students' personal and professional development as counselors; to increase their ability to understand the characteristics and concerns of various client populations and their environments; to develop their knowledge and skills in use of theory-based counseling models; and to train them in the use of scientific methods of inquiry and evaluation.professional school counselors.

Objectives

  • Core education in counseling
  • Mental health counselor's personal/professional development
  • Foundations of mental health counseling
  • Mental health counseling in Montana's mental health system
  • Clinical mental health services
  • Specific populations and settings

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Theory and Practice of Addiction
  • Counsel Child & Adolescents
  • Counseling Research and Evaluation
  • Diagnosis and Mental Health
  • Counseling Theories
  • Counseling Skills Lab

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal essay (no more than four typed, double-spaced pages) answering these questions
  • All official transcripts from former colleges/universities (either mailed in sealed envelope or in e-script form directly from the school)
  • General GRE scores--not subject tests--in the 50th percentile (approximately 150) or above on both verbal and quantitative
  • Three letters of professional recommendation
  • Undergraduate GPA must be 3.0 or above

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17855 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35710 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    17855 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35710 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    5524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11048 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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