Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

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Program Description

Make a Career of Caring with a Master’s Degree in Counseling

Wilmington University’s master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling prepares you for professional counseling practice spanning a range of mental health issues in diverse populations.

Choose an Accredited Mental Health Counseling Degree of the Highest Standards

The M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is the only Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)-accredited program of its kind in our region. Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared to sit for the National Counselor Examination administered by the National Board of Certified Counselors and may subsequently begin to work toward becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor of Mental Health (LPCMH).

Grow Through Meaningful Counseling Degree Field Work/Practicum Experiences

A two-year mental health counseling course sequence is followed by a one-year clinical training experience that put theory and new knowledge into applied practice. This comprehensive and affordable three-year master’s in clinical mental health counseling degree program provides the knowledge base and clinical skills for individual, group, family and career counseling practice.

Learn Clinical Mental Health Counseling From Dedicated, Active Practitioners

You’ll learn theory and methodologies from faculty who are active leaders in mental health counseling and ensure course content is relatable to the challenges facing today’s counselors. The WilmU master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling program holds both a high pass rate on licensure exams, as well as a high job placement rate for graduates.

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MISSION INTEGRATION STATEMENT The essential values of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences are: personal worth, human dignity, social justice, integrity, intellectual curiosity, and academic freedom. Within this value structure we provide quality education, professional guidance and opportunities to achieve an understanding of the Behavioral Sciences. We promote academic integrity, the prevailing codes of professional ethical behavior, and an environment that fosters social justice. We expect students to participate with faculty in embracing these values, challenge students to make a difference in the lives of others and the world at large, and encourage students to commit themselves to a process of lifelong learning. Read less
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