Clinical Mental Health Counseling (Online), M.A. | Part time online | Liberty University | United States
30 months
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
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Liberty University’s Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (Online) is designed to equip you with the specialized training you need to gain state licensure and become a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). 

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An LPC is a licensed mental health professional who is trained to work with individuals, families, and groups in treating mental health and behavioral problems. By earning this Liberty University ’s Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (Online) , you can enhance your understanding of human psychology through field-tested techniques and learn best practices for promoting the mental health and holistic wellness of clients in diverse communities.

Our master’s in counseling degree online can help you become an ethical, well-trained mental health counselor with the knowledge, values, and skills you need to empower others to make positive changes in their lives. Completing Liberty University’s counseling degree online prepares you for counseling practice through rigorous academic courses, dynamic interaction with mentors and faculty, and a carefully structured practicum and internship process.

What Can You Do With a Master’s in Counseling Online?

Liberty’s online Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling provides the training, knowledge, and experience you need to become a professional counselor. With a professional counseling licensure and an LPC degree that is accredited by CACREP, your training and expertise can be recognized as meeting a high standard of excellence. There are opportunities for counseling in many areas, including:

  • Addictions and recovery counseling
  • Community counseling
  • Ministry-based counseling
  • Private counseling practice

Our online counseling degree assists students in pursuing required state licensure areas of knowledge and practice. This allows students to pursue state-regulated counseling positions to work in private, public, and nonprofit roles where counseling and human services skill sets are required. After completing Liberty’s online degree in counseling and satisfying state licensure requirements, students may be able to start their own private practices in counseling.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethical & Legal Issues in Counseling
  • Human Growth & Development
  • Multicultural Counseling
  • Theories of Counseling
  • Career Development & Counseling
  • Psychopathology
  • Theories of Family Systems

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

For online programmes, Liberty University offers multiple intakes depending on your chosen time table. To find out more information, visit the university's page.


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60 SCH



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General requirements

  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 2.7 or above cumulative GPA is required for admission in good standing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • National

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • In-State

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 30 months.


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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