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Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Bay Path University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
855 USD/credit
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About

The MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Bay Path University is an exciting and accelerated program that provides students with comprehensive education and training in the field of mental health counseling.

Overview

Whether you’re treating mental and emotional disorders such as depression or substance abuse, helping an individual or family adjust to life after a divorce or developing strategies to help patients cope with an uncertain future, one thing will remain the same: as a Mental Health Counselor, you will serve as a positive force in the lives of those in need. 

About the Degree

60 credit program with 4 options:
  • MS in CMHC 
  • MS in CMHC/Advanced Trauma-Informed Counseling 
  • MS in CMHC/Alcohol & Drug Use Counseling
  • MS in CMHC/Early Intervention 

Program schedule is 100% online or a combination of online and on campus courses (offered in either Concord, East Longmeadow, or Sturbridge, Massachusetts)

Option to attend full-time or part-time while continuing with family life, work, and other commitments

Career opportunities

A Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Bay Path University prepares students to immediately enter the workforce.

  • Mental health counselor
  • Clinical director
  • Substance abuse counselor
  • Mental health clinician

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Infant & Toddler Development
  • Childhood & Adolescent Development
  • Adult Development & Aging
  • Ethics & Professional Conduct in Psychology
  • Individual and Family Treatment of Substance Abuse Disorders
  • Family Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

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.
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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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application
  • Translated undergraduate transcripts - by WES, AACRAO, or another similar organization 
  • Two letters of recommendation 
  • Short essay in English on "Why this graduate degree is important to my personal and professional goals"
  • Confirmation of finances for tuition
  • Confirmation of health insurance and a completed immunization record. - (Option to purchase health insurance available)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 855 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 855 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

  • Bay Path University Graduate Grant

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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