M.Sc. On Campus

Clinical Psychology

Benedictine University

12 months
700 USD/credit 21000 USD/year
700 USD/credit 21000 USD/year
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For over 30 years, the Master of Science program in Clinical Psychology (MCP) at Benedictine University has prepared students for careers in counseling, psychotherapy, mental health services, and social services for all age groups.


The Clinical Psychology curriculum at Benedictine University provides all the courses and the internship/practicum experience required by the state of Illinois for students to be eligible to take the licensing examinations. 

Learning outcomes

This includes both the Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) examination and the Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) examination. The program also offers an excellent foundation for future doctoral study. With a superior reputation for preparing students for the workforce, our graduates are employed primarily in private practice, public mental health centers, hospitals, residential treatment facilities and social service agencies serving individuals and families.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Human Development: Infancy and Childhood 
  • Human Development: Adolescence 
  • Psychological Assessment: Measurement and Test Evaluation 
  • Principles of Behavior Modification 
  • Introduction to Art Therapy 
  • Behavior Disorders of Childhood 
  • Theory and Techniques of Play Therapy with Children 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All documents submitted become property of Benedictine University and may not be returned. 
  • Students transferring an I-20 should read the I-20 Transfer Policy in the Benedictine University Academic Catalog. Please note important requirements regarding course enrollment dates, full-time enrollment and vacation term eligibility.
  • Students who are not able to obtain official academic documents due to extenuating circumstances such as conflict or natural disaster may be eligible for an Official Transcript Waiver. Please see the Benedictine University Academic Catalog for more information. 
  • International students studying on an F visa and are not enrolling in language training must demonstrate English Proficiency per the requirements of SEVP.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 700 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 700 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Lisle

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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