Become a professional counselor. Join a diverse community dedicated to excellence and committed to supporting individuals and groups through proven practices.
Gain the knowledge and skills to collaborate with parents, teachers, school administrators and other mental health professionals to promote well-being and academic success among all students. Whether you choose the clinical mental health, marriage, couples and family, or school counseling concentration, you will be highly sought after graduation.
A Notable Faculty
Learn from leading counseling faculty members dedicated to tomorrow's multiculturally competent counselor educators.
Become eligible to achieve national certification and state licensure for public schools in just two years.
Study in a program accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.
Be part of a college ranked in the top 15 percent nationally for graduate programs of education by U.S. News & World Report.
What You’ll Study
Engage in scholarship, leadership, service and advocacy for systemic change. Clinical mental health students conduct counseling and implement clinical treatments. Marriage, couples and family specialists learn to respond to the therapeutic needs of these groups. School counselors learn to work with students and parents in PK-12 educational settings.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Understanding what others are saying to facilitate effective communication
Understanding and sharing the feelings of others, and demonstrating compassion and support
Developing the skills to communicate effectively and work collaboratively across cultures
Using proven strategies to help individuals or groups achieve positive outcomes
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Inspiring and guiding others to achieve common goals and reach their full potential
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- School Counselor
- Individual Counselor
- Group Counselor
- Family Counselor
- Marriage Counselor
- Health Care
- Community Organization
- Private Practice