M.A. Blended

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Lewis University

24 months
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
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Our Clinical Mental Health Counseling master's program at Lewis University will help you apply theory and research to counsel individuals through serious issues.


Students will develop as counselors, scholars and ethical professionals throughout the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at Lewis University. You will acquire:

  • Knowledge of relevant areas of clinical mental health counseling, including personality, life span development, multicultural issues, counseling theories, evaluation, and assessment
  • Skills in interviewing, assessment and counseling techniques
  • Awareness of client’s individuality, multicultural sensitivity, and importance of flexibility in working with clients
  • Appropriate ethical behavior and clinical mental health counselor professional identity


You will be prepared to help people as a counselor in clinical mental health, substance abuse, rehabilitation, crisis, grief, marriage and family, or military veterans’ settings. Graduates are working in a variety of clinical mental health settings, hospitals and private practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research in Counseling
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Advanced Developmental Psychology
  • Career Development Theory
  • Clinical Psychopharmacology
  • Crisis Intervention and Treatment of Trauma
  • Group Dynamics and Counseling
  • Treatment of Substance Abuse
  • Family Dynamics and Counseling
  • Professional and Ethical Issues in Counseling
  • Multicultural Issues in Counseling
  • Models and Theories of Clinical Supervision in Mental Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH




Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed at least 15 hours of psychology, including a course in statistics or research methods in social sciences.
  • Submit a completed online graduate application
  • Submit official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Submit a 3-4 page personal statement
  • Submit two (2) completed recommendation forms

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 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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