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Student Learning Goals
MS in Mental Health Counseling

Our program is designed to:

  • Prepare practitioner-scholars who possess a comprehensive understanding of the field of mental health counseling across theoretical, research and applied practice domains.
  • Prepare students to understand counseling history and philosophy.
  • Prepare students for individual and group approaches to assessment and evaluation.
  • Provide students with an understanding of the cultural context of relationships, issues and trends in a multicultural and diverse society.
  • Instruct students in counseling, consultation and psychotherapy processes.
  • Model and instill the values of advocacy and social justice.