The Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at Northern State University leads to a master’s of science in education degree with preparation for K-12 school or clinical mental health counseling certification/licensure.
Students with a clinical mental health degree will be able to work in a variety of settings, including mental health clinics, hospitals, residential facilities, correctional settings, or certain schools. Students with a school counseling degree will be able to counsel students in kindergarten through 12th grade. This program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.
Students selecting school counseling will be prepared to counsel K-12 children in private, public or parochial schools.
Students selecting clinical mental health counseling will be prepared to enter into an agency setting working with children, adults, families and groups. They also may work in a career guidance or employment setting.
Students will be prepared to take a state licensure or national certification exam in their preparation area.
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- Counseling Children and Adolescents
- Assessment in Counseling
- Multicultural Counseling
- Administration of Clinical Mental Health Counseling Services
- Assessment: Psychopathology and Diagnosis
- Behavioral Addictions Counseling
- Family Counseling
- 30 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesPublic Health Health Sciences Counselling View 959 other Masters in Counselling in United States
- If you'd like to pursue a master's degree at Northern, please declare this intent when admitted to graduate study. The minimum grade point average for admission to a master's degree program is a cumulative 2.75 for bachelor's degree work.
International14784 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 616 USD per credit during 30 months.
National11304 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 471 USD per credit during 30 months.
In-State7896 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 329 USD per credit during 30 months.
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