University of Wyoming

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
15174 USD/year
15174 USD/year
5076 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Students on the Counseling program from University of Wyoming choose a concentration in Mental Health Counseling or School Counseling. Students learn a variety of counseling theories and are supported to create their own style and theory of counseling.


The mission of the Counseling program from University of Wyoming d M.S. in School Counseling and Mental Health Counseling programs are to prepare graduates for counseling professions in a variety of settings, including independent practices, substance abuse treatment centers, hospitals, schools, and many more.


Actual counseling sessions with clients begin in our on-campus WellSpring Counseling Clinic during the fall of the first year with practicum courses continuing throughout the spring semester, followed by supervised internships at various field sites. Clinical work is complemented by academic content courses which assist students in developing their own counselor identity and professional role to empower and advocate for their clients as well as be leaders in our global society. 


Our programs are fully accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling Ethics and Professional Issues
  • Group Procedures
  • Counseling and Addictions
  • Career Across the Lifespan
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Assessment in Counseling
  • Couples and Family Theory and Application
  • Group Experience
  • Pre-Practicum in Counseling
  • Practicum in Counseling 
  • Counseling Children and Adolescents
  • Play Therapy
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Advanced Issues in Counselor Preparation
  • Diagnosis, Psychopathology and Psychopharmacology
  • Counseling Theories

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




61 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application (a non-refundable application fee of U.S. $50.00 is required)
    • Provide Certified and Attested Copy of Transcripts
    • Provide Official Proof of English Proficiency
    • Provide Proof of Financial Support
    • Official bank statement
    • Copy of Passport
    • If you are currently studying at a U.S. Institution, please provide your school’s immigration coordinator. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15174 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15174 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    15174 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15174 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    5076 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5076 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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