Counselor Education Program (MA, PhD)

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Welcome to the Counselor Education program website! The Counselor Education program combines personal education with exciting experiential learning for master’s and doctoral students. There are opportunities to explore all areas of clinical mental health counseling, school counseling, and counselor education. 

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M.A. In Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The Master of Arts Degree in Counselor Education with the Clinical Mental Health Counseling concentration prepares students for exciting careers in therapeutic programs involving the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of mental and emotional disorders.
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M.A. In School Counseling

The Master of Arts Degree in Counselor Education with the School Counseling concentration prepares students for careers as school counselors in the public or parochial schools assisting students’ growth and adjustment with academic, career, personal, and social issues . 
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Ph.D. In Counselor Education

Integrates learning, discovery, and engagement, so that both traditional and nontraditional students may achieve their highest potential in an environment that embraces and celebrates human diversity, respect for the individual, and freedom of expression. 
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Clinical Mental Health Counseling Endorsement

Clinical Mental Health Counseling Endorsement

Individuals who hold a graduate degree in School Counseling from a CACREP-accredited program are eligible to sit for licensure with the OCSWMFT Licensure Board through the completion of our CMHC Endorsement program. Individuals who did not graduate from a CACREP program may have content deficiencies that will require additional coursework over and above those listed on the CMHC Endorsement Plan of Study. 
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School Counseling Endorsement

School Counseling Endorsement

Individuals who hold a graduate degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from a CACREP-accredited program are eligible to sit for licensure as a Professional School Counselor with the Ohio Department of Education through the completion of our PSC Endorsement program. Individuals who did not graduate from a CACREP program may have content deficiencies that will require additional coursework over and above those listed on the PSC Endorsement Plan of Study.
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Accreditation And External Review

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Learn more The results of the Counseling Program's 2019 external review are located here.

 
Counseling Minor

Counseling Minor

Prepare for a graduate degree in counseling or school psychology, or complement your major with a solid foundation in the theory and practice of the helping professions.
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CDC Certificate

Chemical Dependency Counseling Certificate

The Chemical Dependency Counselor certificate program is designed to help students meet the academic requirements for licensure as a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor II or Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III. 
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Last Updated: 11/4/21