12 months
1001 USD/credit 30030 USD/year
1001 USD/credit 30030 USD/year
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The Counseling Psychology program from College of Saint Elizabeth is a 30-credit foundational program that also offers students the option to specialize in mental health counseling and school counseling.


Additionally, applicants who already hold a graduate degree in counseling can apply as visiting students to complete course work required for certification or licensure.

The curriculum of the Counseling Psychology program of College of Saint Elizabeth provides a solid professional foundation for all students – whether seeking to enter a doctoral program, or seeking professional expertise in school counseling or mental health counseling. The curriculum encourages students to consider the helping relationship in light of current trends and challenges and will help develop the expertise to meet these challenges.

Unique Elements of This Program

  • Program specializations: Counseling psychology, Mental health counseling, N.J. Professional Counselor Examiners Committee, School counseling, endorsed by the N.J. Department of Education, 
  • Visiting students may complete coursework required for certification or licensure.
  • Allows students to start in any semester (spring, summer and fall).
  • Part-time enrollment at convenient times.
  • Small class size maximizes learning and interaction with highly credentialed faculty members.
  • Provides a rigorous foundation in research and quantitative methods, particularly in outcomes assessment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Helping Relationship in Counseling
  • Research Methods & Program Evaluation
  • Counseling Theory & Methods
  • Assessment and Evaluation in Counseling
  • Group Dynamics & Interpersonal Communication
  • Human Growth & Personality Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • The Office of Admissions adheres to a rolling admission policy.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) colleges/universities attended
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions. International transcripts must be evaluated by NACES (i.e. WES) on a course by course basis.
  • TOEFL/IELTS (if necessary)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1001 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    30030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1001 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Morristown

1433 - 3528 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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