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Clinical Mental Health Counseling, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
, TX,
The Lamar University Master of Education Degree in Clinical Mental Health will prepare you to provide clinical counseling services to a broad population of clients. You will be able to help individuals or groups achieve goals in social, emotional, career and educational areas of their lives.


The Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health at Lamar University teaches you about therapeutic processes, mental health, human development principles and effective techniques of counseling. You'll graduate into a career working for clinics, hospitals, school-based mental health programs or even private practice.Lamar University's goal is to prepare passionate, highly-skilled school educators, counselors and mental health clinicians who will excel in their chosen environments. Members of our faculty, in addition to their work as researchers and clinicians, are supportive, encouraging and available to you as you complete your degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Growth & Development
  •  Found/Clinic Men Hth Counseling
  • Counseling Skills
  • Indiv Counseling Theory/Technique
  • Group Counseling Theories/Technique
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Professionalism Ethics & Law
  • Career Development
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Measurement & Assessment

                  Detailed Programme Facts

                  • Programme intensity Full-time
                    • Full-time duration 24 months
                  • Languages
                    • English
                  • Delivery mode
                    On Campus

                  English Language Requirements

                  This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

                  General Requirements

                  Application Requirements

                  For entering freshmen, a complete application packet requires three components.

                  • A completed undergraduate application submitted through the statewide Apply Texas system.
                  • An SAT or ACT score sent to Lamar University by the testing agency. Use SAT Code 6360 or ACT Code 4114.
                  • A high school transcript showing class size and class rank. Upon graduation, a final transcript should be submitted showing class rank, date of graduation and graduation plan.

                  Tuition Fee

                  • International

                    18254 USD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 9127 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
                  • National

                    10592 USD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 5296 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
                  We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                  Living costs for Beaumont

                  • 882 - 1640 USD/month
                    Living Costs

                  The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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