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Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The College of New Jersey

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
14554 USD/year
14554 USD/year
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About

The Clinical Mental Health Counseling program from The College of New Jersey has options for Generalist Practice or Addiction Counseling. Depending on the option chosen, Clinical Mental Health Counseling students are prepared for counseling and/or supervisory positions in community and government agencies, higher education, business and substance abuse.

Overview

Key Features

Prior to the beginning of the program students attend an orientation and have access to a Student Manual which details the curriculum, policies and procedures of the program. In addition, during their program of study, students attend a clinical orientation and receive a Clinical Manual prior to enrolling in the clinical sequence of the program in order to prepare them for this capstone experience.

Students within this Clinical Mental Health Counseling program from The College of New Jersey can choose to take electives in addiction counseling that would meet the educational requirements for licensure as both a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LCADC) and a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in New Jersey.  Likewise, if students are interested in general practice as a mental health counselor, then they may pursue the same by taking a variety of elective courses with their core mental health counseling coursework.  This general practice option would meet the educational requirements for licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in New Jersey.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling
  • Statistics and Research in Counseling 
  • Human Development
  • Multicultural Counseling 
  • Career Counseling
  • Counseling Theory and Techniques
  • Group Counseling 
  • Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling 

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.
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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

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Transcripts
  • Recommendations
  • National Standardized Admission Test
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) from them.
  • Student Essay
  • Resume / CV
  • Enrollment Deposit
  • Health Information Requirement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14554 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7277 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    14554 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7277 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Clinical Mental Health Counseling
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