Master of Science in Counseling
Divine Mercy University

Program Details

​As a program formed within a Catholic-Christian vision, this online MS in Counseling integrates extensive coursework, an internship and practicum.  You'll acquire the skills and knowledge to become a leader within your mental health community who can effectively engage others and become an advocate for social justice.  Service plays a large role in DMU's online counseling program and there are on-campus residencies also required as your earn this degree.  Samples of courses within the curriculum, include:

  • Marriage and Family Systems Theory
  • Counseling Skills and Helping Relationships
  • Moral Character and Spiritual Flourishing


  • Bachelor's from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • GRE
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Essays
  • Interviews, group and individual
  • TOEFL, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Divine Mercy University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award masters and doctorate degrees.

Restricted States

Arkansas, Delaware, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Oregon