Mental Health Counseling, Postgraduate Certificate | University of Nevada, Las Vegas | Las Vegas, United States
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The Department of Educational and Clinical Studies offers Advanced Graduate Certificates in Community Mental Health Counseling at University of Nevada, Las Vegas. 

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Overview

The certificate program is designed for individuals already holding master’s degrees in counseling who are seeking to enhance their professional counseling practice and licensure options.

The Advanced Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Counseling at University of Nevada, Las Vegas is targeted primarily toward those individuals who have graduated from CACREP accredited or equivalent programs, but do not meet the necessary educational requirements for the LPC in the State of Nevada.

Our graduate counseling programs prepare students to:

  • Serve as professional counselors, advocates, and leaders who maximize opportunities for individuals, groups, and communities with a particular emphasis on helping underserved and oppressed client populations;
  • Address developmental, academic, career, mental health, socio-cultural, and wellness needs of clients seeking counseling;
  • Help individuals, groups and communities strive to find meaning, involvement, worth, and dignity in their lives;
  • Engage in action research and program evaluations to further the knowledge base and best practice initiatives of the counseling profession; and
  • Advocate with local, state, and national organizations to promote client and societal wellbeing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Post CACREP Community Counseling Master's
  • Con-Current School Counseling Master's
  • Non-CACREP Community Counseling Master's
  • Post Counseling Related Master's

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Priority: Jan. 15
  • Final: Feb. 1

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
65
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

12 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
65
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have a minimum overall grade point average of 2.75 (4.00=A) for your bachelor’s degree, or a minimum 3.00 (4.00=A) for the last two years (60 semester hours).
  • Factors that may also be considered by the academic department to which you are applying include test scores (like the GRE or GMAT).
  • All applicants are required to submit a transcript from each postsecondary institution attended, showing all degrees and coursework, the dates awarded, and grades received.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23411 USD/year
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  • National

    23411 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year
  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 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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