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Clinical Mental Health Counseling, M.S.

Southern Oregon University

M.A.
24 months
Duration
759 USD/credit
421 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) prepares candidates to be competent, culturally aware, ethical counselors who will provide exceptional mental health services in both public and private settings to meet the needs of increasingly diverse communities.

Overview

The SOU CMHC faculty strive to create an academic environment that supports students’ personal and professional growth because we believe that the personhood of the counselor is an essential foundation for the counseling relationship.

Our mission is to train competent, culturally aware, ethical counselors who will provide exceptional mental health services in both public and private settings to meet the needs of increasingly diverse communities.

The curriculum is designed to meet state and national  standards, so that graduates can apply to become licensed counselors throughout the U.S. The CMHC program has attained national accreditation by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling Skills and Process 
  • Individual Counseling Practicum 
  • Group Counseling Practicum 
  • Assessment 
  • Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disorders 
  • Community Counseling 
  • Applied Research
  • Career Counseling 
  • Advanced Human Growth and Development 
  • Counseling Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 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

  • an SOU application for admission using the policies described in the Graduate Studies section, along with a $60 application fee; and
  • a Master in Clinical Mental Health Counseling application, which may be acquired online at the program web site www.sou.edu/psychology/mhc or by contacting the CMHC Graduate Program Specialist at 541-552-6947 or cmhc@sou.edu.
  • International students do NOT need to take the GRE.  Only the TOEFL test is required for acceptance.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    759 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 759 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    421 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 421 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Clinical Mental Health Counseling, M.S.
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Southern Oregon University

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