Master of Arts in Counseling
Hampton University

Program Details

The online MA in Counseling provides students with a foundational overview of the counseling profession as well as coursework which may be used for certification in Virginia as a Qualified Mental Health Provider. Students may customize their education by pursuing one of the following concentrations:

  • Community Mental Health Counseling
  • Student Affairs and College Student Development Counseling
  • School Counseling


  • Requires two summer residencies at the Hampton University main campus
  • Must hold a master’s degree in an approved program (preferred) OR master level prerequisite business courses in Economics, Accounting, and Quantitative Business Analysis
  • GMAT test scores

Special Accreditation

International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges