Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Indiana Wesleyan University

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is an online counseling degree from Indiana Wesleyan University.  This program prepares skilled Christian counseling professionals who will help facilitate change in the lives of others.  The Christ-centered curriculum develops students professionally and personally, so they become competent mental health services providers to individuals within their ecological contexts.  Courses are designed to interweave faith, learning, and professional practice.  Their goal is to prepare students to help others deal with the stress, burnout, anxiety, depression, and other mental-health-related issues that are increasing in modern society.  You will learn to assess and treat:

  • Individuals
  • Groups
  • Families
  • Organizations

Graduates are prepared to consider the dimensions of wellness and mental health along with the pathology as they develop and implement effective treatment strategies.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • GRE test score (A GPA of 3.25 or higher and/or successful graduate coursework may be substituted for the GRE.)
  • Writing sample
  • Official transcripts
  • Three recommendations
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission