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Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The University of St. Thomas (UST)

12 months
Duration
676 USD/credit 20280 USD/year
676 USD/credit 20280 USD/year
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About

Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of St. Thomas (UST)  is designed to develop mental health leaders to serve the community as licensed professional counselors (LPCs).  

Overview

Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of St. Thomas (UST) upholds the highest standards of ethical, legal, and professional conduct; evidence-based clinical practice; social and cultural diversity; social justice and the dignity of all persons; and the ongoing dialog between faith and reason.

Graduates with Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of St. Thomas (UST) will: 

  • provide direct counseling services to clients by utilizing psychotherapy approaches and practical problem-solving to support individual, family, and community change. 
  • counsel in private practice, community mental health, managed care, medical, business, educational and religious settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling 
  • Helping Relationships 
  • Counseling Theories
  • Ethical, Legal & Professional Issues
  • Human Growth & Development 
  • Psychopathology &Atypical Behavior 
  • Human Diversity 
  • Spiritual & Religious Themes in Counseling 
  • Addictions & Recovery
  • Lifestyle & Career Development 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINE

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate or advanced degree from a regionally accredited institution with a cumulative GPA or last 60 credit hour GPA of 3.0.
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Application and $35 application fee
  • 3-5 page double spaced personal narrative essay discussing how your life experiences have led you to pursue a graduate degree in counseling. What might you like to do when you graduate?
  • 2 professional letters of recommendation
  • Interview with a faculty member from the program
  • Timed writing exercise
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Official evaluation of transcripts and diplomas

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 676 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    20280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 676 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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