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Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Lamar University

M.Ed. Online
12 months
Duration
10630 USD/year
10630 USD/year
5722 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Lamar University Master of Education Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling 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.

Overview

Why Study Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Lamar?

The online Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling 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.

Career Paths

Employment of mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists is projected to grow 19 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Application. All international graduate applicants should submit online applications through the Apply Texas system.
  • Submit Academic Records
  • Provide Proof of English Language Proficiency. International applicants, both undergraduate and graduate, must provide proof of English language proficiency through scores on the TOEFL or IELTS. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5315 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5315 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    5722 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2861 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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