M.Ed. On Campus Online Blended

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

University of Nebraska Kearney

24 months
554 USD/credit 16620 USD/year
554 USD/credit 16620 USD/year
252 USD/credit 7560 USD/year
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Students in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at University of Nebraska Kearney learn to help clients explore emotions and experiences, adjust to difficult life challenges, improve family and other relationships, diagnose and treat mental and behavioral disorders, develop strategies for coping and change, and refer to other resources or services in the community.


The blended Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) graduate program at the University of Nebraska Kearney prepares counselors to provide a full range of culturally sensitive services for individuals, couples, families, adolescents, children, groups and communities in community agencies, treatment centers, correctional facilities, medical settings, private/group practice, and Veterans Affairs clinics.

Career Opportunities

  • Employment of Clinical Mental Health Counselors is projected to grow 23% from 2016 to 2026. 
  • The average annual pay for a Clinical Mental Health Counselor in Nebraska is $56,070 a year in Nebraska as of May 2017.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Theories of Counseling
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Ethical, Legal, & Professional Issues
  • Clinical Treatment Issues
  • Group Counseling
  • Child and Adolescent Development

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply online: The application is the same for all students. 
  • Submit an official credential evaluation of all transcripts or mark sheets from all previously attended colleges and universities outside of the U.S.
  • Submit a completed Financial Affidavit.
  • Submit an official TOEFL or IELTS score.
  • Comply with departmental admission requirements.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 554 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 554 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 252 USD per credit during 24 months.


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.

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Updated over a year ago

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