Master of Arts in Psychology / Professional Clinical Counseling
Brandman University

Program Details

This online master’s in Psychology from Brandman University provides a concentration in Professional Clinical Counseling. Students in this online graduate counseling program will practice their technique and gain experience in research, ethical issues, human diversity, psychopathology, diagnosis and assessment, and life span development. The curriculum teaches students to apply multiple theories and techniques to address clients’ problems as well as any issues within their own careers. 

Graduates of the online master’s in counseling are prepared for licensure in California as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor or for certification in other states.

A few of the specialized topics covered include:

  • Community and environmental mental health
  • Crisis and trauma counseling
  • Assessment and treatment of sexual disorders
  • Substance abuse treatment
  • Psychopharmacology

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Brandman University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GMAT, GRE, MAT

Applicaton Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 with combination of GRE, GMAT, CSET or MAT test scores are required. Test scores waived for applicants with a 3.0 or higher GPA and/or a master's degree.