M.Sc. On Campus

Community Psychology

Alverno College

24 months
866 USD/credit 25980 USD/year
866 USD/credit 25980 USD/year
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Community Psychology from Alverno College will help you to meet your goals of becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor. On your way, you will engage with community issues and organizations as you learn the connections between community well being and the well being of the individuals therein.


Community Psychology from Alverno College you will engage issues of healing and justice. The courses you take will prepare you with the foundation and skills you need to be a good counselor. You will do more than this however. You will learn ways to deeply engage the important social issues that affect people every day.

Graduates with Community Psychology from Alverno College will:

  • Gain knowledge in areas of counseling
  • Gain teach skills with groups, couples, and families, 
  • Gain knowledge in trauma, substance abuse, and possible career issues. 
  • Learn how to systematically inquire into relevant counseling practice and to conduct assessments that lead to accurate diagnosis and treatment plans.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Development in Community Contexts
  • Helping Rel: Prevention, Intervnt & Syst
  • Clin Mntl Hlth Cnsl: Diagnosis& Treatmnt
  • Culturally Engaged Counseling
  • Trauma Counseling
  • Couples, Partners & Family Counseling
  • Group Dynamics Processing & Counseling
  • Individual Appraisal, Assmnt& Measuremnt
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Counseling Theory: Ind, Group & Family
  • Adv Counslng Thry: Evidence Based Pract
  • Lifestyle & Career Development
  • Professional Ethics & Legal Issues

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An application for admission 
  • Completed a bachelor degree program from an accredited institution.
  • Official transcript from college or university attended (delivered in a sealed envelope or electronic PDF from the school) indicating bachelor degree conferred.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 866 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    25980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 866 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 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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