The Clinical Mental Health Counseling program is committed to increasing the quality of life for people with disabilities and mental health disorders through the preparation of qualified professionals who can serve people with diverse challenges in living.

Our CMHC program is consumer-focused and offers an array of community and clinical experiences to prepare skilled, knowledgeable, and committed mental health counselors. Additionally, the program is fully accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Counseling and Related Professions (CACREP).



The M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling prepares professional counselors to assist persons with psychiatric disabilities and mental health conditions by coordinating resources and providing services.

Application Deadlines

  • March 1 (Fall session)

Applications for full-time study are accepted continually for Fall session entry.

Visit the degree homepage for more information on admissions requirements, application instructions, and program requirements.


Program Coordinator

Rehabilitation & Counselor Education
Department Main Office
N338 Lindquist Center