Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.S.)

Clinical Mental Health Counseling (M.S.)

Think Do Mak a Difference St. Cloud State University St. Cloud State University

The Clinical Mental Health Counseling graduate program will prepare you to be a culturally responsive, competent and ethical counselor. The program will prepare you to work with a trauma-informed lens with individuals, families, groups or organizations.

Program Highlights

  • Prepares students in cultural fluency. 
  • Classes are limited to two or three days a week. 
  • Uses a cohort model. 
  • Program follows Integrative Course Design model of teaching to reach all learning styles. 
  • Trauma-focused instruction. 
  • Students are eligible to take the National Counseling Exam in their final semester.

Program Distinctions

Student Organizations

Application Deadlines

U.S. Citizens International
Outside U.S.
International
Inside U.S.
Fall January 15 January 15 January 15
Spring N/A N/A N/A
Summer N/A N/A N/A

Degree Levels

Licensure Graduate Certificate Master Post-Master Doctorate

Delivery Options

St. CLoud (on campus) Online Synchronous online St. Cloud State at Plymouth Evenings/Weekends

Graduate Director

Dr. Tina Sacin

Popular Careers

  • Community mental health center counselor
  • Correctional mental health counselor
  • School mental health counselor
  • Crisis clinic mental health counselor
  • Private mental health counselor

University Facts & Stats

  • 60 graduate programs leading to graduate certificates, master’s and doctoral degrees
  • More than 200 graduate assistantships awarded per year
  • Graduate assistants receive up to a $9,250 stipend per year and tuition reimbursement for up to eight graduate credits per semester.

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