Mental Health Counseling, M.Sc. | University of Wyoming | Laramie, United States
36 months
930 USD/credit 9300 USD/year
930 USD/credit 9300 USD/year
311 USD/credit 3110 USD/year
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The mission of the Mental Health Counseling M.S. in School Counseling and Mental Health Counseling programs from University of Wyoming are to prepare graduates for counseling professions in a variety of settings, including independent practices, substance abuse treatment centers, hospitals, schools, and many more.  


On the Mental Health Counseling program from University of Wyoming students choose a concentration in Mental Health Counseling or School Counseling. Students learn a variety of counseling theories and are supported to create their own style and theory of counseling.


Actual counseling sessions with clients begin in our on-campus WellSpring Counseling Clinic during the fall of the first year with practicum courses continuing throughout the spring semester, followed by supervised internships at various field sites. Clinical work is complemented by academic content courses which assist students in developing their own counselor identity and professional role to empower and advocate for their clients as well as be leaders in our global society.


Our programs are fully accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling Ethics and Professional Issues
  • Group Procedures
  • Counseling and Addictions
  • Career Across the Lifespan
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Assessment in Counseling
  • Couples and Family Theory and Application
  • Group Experience
  • Pre-Practicum in Counseling
  • Practicum in Counseling (100 clock hours, 40 direct client hour9
  • Counseling Children and Adolescents
  • Play Therapy
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Advanced Issues in Counselor Preparation
  • Diagnosis, Psychopathology and Psychopharmacology
  • Counseling Theories

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application (a non-refundable application fee of U.S. $50.00 is required)
    • Provide Certified and Attested Copy of Transcripts
    • Provide Official Proof of English Proficiency
    • Provide Proof of Financial Support
    • Official bank statement
    • Copy of Passport
    • If you are currently studying at a U.S. Institution, please provide your school’s immigration coordinator. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 930 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    9300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 930 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • In-State

    3110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 311 USD per credit during 36 months.


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