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Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling

University of Phoenix

42 months
Duration
698 USD/credit 11965 USD/year
698 USD/credit 11965 USD/year
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Gain theoretical and applied counseling skills to empower others who are seeking to improve their lives. Earn a Master of Science in Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree at University of Phoenix.

Overview

You’ll learn how to clinically assess client populations coping with substance use and abuse, anxiety and depression, marriage and family issues, military transition and other focus areas. A broad overview of these clinical specialties will help you identify which one you’re most passionate about pursuing.

In this Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree at University of Phoenix, you’ll learn to:

  • Apply clinical skills to help clients improve relationships, advance personal growth, and face crisis or trauma
  • Understand mental health environments, including private practice, hospitals, and public and private mental health agencies
  • Develop skills in cultural competency and client advocacy
  • Integrate legal and ethical considerations into your practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Individual And Family Development Across The Life Span
  • Personality Theories And Counseling Models
  • Multi-cultural Issues In Mental Health Counseling
  • Fundamental Counseling Skills
  • Legal, Ethical, And Professional Issues In Counseling
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Research Methods For Mental Health Counselors
  • Career And Vocational Counseling
  • Basic Clinical Assessment And Psychometrics
  • Psychopathology: Advanced Clinical Assessment
  • Individual Counseling
  • Crisis Intervention And Trauma
  • Dependency And Addictions
  • Family, Couple, And Child Counseling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 42 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All academic records from international colleges and countries outside the United States are evaluated by the evaluation service provided by University of Phoenix.
  • A valid, acceptable visa or resident alien status is required if an applicant lives and/or works in the United States and is not a U.S. citizen. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11965 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 698 USD per credit during 42 months.
  • National

    11965 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 698 USD per credit during 42 months.

Living costs for Phoenix

900 - 1450 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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