Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
The Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program prepares students to become Licensed Professional Counselors who address the needs of individuals and groups from a Christian perspective. The program fosters excellence in academics and acquired counseling skills through rigorous coursework and practical experience with community and private agencies. Graduates are prepared to assume a professional identity that contributes to the overall well-being of humanity.
Features of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program:
- Professors who are experts in their field.
- Focus on practical application of theory.
- Applied experience with practitioners during Practicum and Internship.
- Classes meet one night per week for 4 hours.
- Clear plan of the course sequence.
- Completion of the program with a group of about 15.
- Degree completion in roughly 3 years.
- Students who complete the program are eligible to become Licensed Professional Counselors (LPCs) in the state of Illinois.