36 months
545 USD/credit 10900 USD/year
545 USD/credit 10900 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree at Liberty University s a 60-hour graduate-level residential program designed to meet the Virginia requirements for licensure as a Professional Counselor (LPC). The faculty provides quality professional training of clinical mental health counselors from a faith-based perspective.

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Our mission is to produce ethically and spiritually aware mental health counselors who possess the knowledge, values, skills, and personal disposition to promote the mental health and holistic wellness of clients across diverse populations. Our mission is achieved in significant measure by offering rigorous academic programs, dynamic interaction with mentors and faculty, and carefully structured practica and internships.

Career Opportunities of the  Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree at Liberty University

  • Mental health agency
  • Public or private practice
  • Faith-based counseling opportunities
  • Hospital settings
  • Residential treatment facilities


  • Program Accreditation: CACREP

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  •  Multicultural Counseling
  •  Research and Program Evaluation
  • Psychopathology and Counseling
  •  Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Self-certification form (for students who are in the final term of their bachelor’s degree)
  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 2.7 GPA
  • Contact information for 2 recommenders from professional sources (i.e., not family/friends)
  • Agreement to the Mission Statement and Diversity Statement
  • Undergraduate prerequisites (can be taken after admission): 3 credit hours in statistics (can be MATH 201)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    10900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Lynchburg

942 - 1540 USD /month
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