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Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Walsh University

24 months
725 USD/credit 21750 USD/year
725 USD/credit 21750 USD/year
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With a Clinical Mental Health Counseling program from Walsh University, you will join a fast growing profession dedicated to helping people achieve personal, vocational/educational and relational goals. 


In Ohio, clinical mental health counselors are independently licensed practitioners, who may assist individuals with specific clinical problems to improve their coping skills and overall functioning. 

Career Opportunities with a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling 

Clinical Mental Health Counselors may be employed in:

  • Community mental health - adult and child-serving programs
  • Community family service programs
  • School-based intervention programs
  • Alcohol and drug programs
  • Criminal justice programs
  • Hospitals and residential service programs
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Crisis intervention centers
  • Vocational and career-development programs
  • Private practices

Walsh’s CACREP accredited Clinical Mental Health Counseling program from Walsh University offers students a focused clinical education with experiential training and a strong emphasis on case-oriented learning.  A variety of internship sites help provide graduates with a competitive edge in the professional job market. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Lifespan Development
  • Career Counseling 
  • Group Process
  • Addictions
  • Soc/Cult Diversity in Coun
  • Ethics/Issues in Counseling
  • Abnormal Behavior

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

1.Applicants with a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university (must be completed prior to beginning CHD coursework) will be considered for admission to the CHD program. Official transcripts of undergraduate and all other graduate education are required.

2. A completed application

3. Evidence of personal and professional potential for the CHD program is provided by:

  • Three letters of recommendation completed by persons qualified to appraise scholastic aptitude, relevant personal characteristics and professional promise, such as a past instructor, work supervisor or professional working in the counseling/human service field (friends and peers are excluded).
  • A notarized affidavit of good moral character 
  • On-Campus interview with the Program Director or program faculty members. Out-of-state applicants or international applicants may contact the Program Director for alternate arrangements to meet this requirement.
  • A current resume 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 725 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    21750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 725 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for North Canton

1034 - 1706 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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