Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling
Nyack College

Program Details

A master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling from Nyack College combines Christian faith with sound counseling principles. Students will be prepared for professional counseling roles that effectively address the needs of others.

Graduates of the program will have met all academic requirements for licensure in New York state. This online master’s in Counseling emphasizes the importance of understanding behavior within the context of human development. Nyack’s Alliance Graduate School of Counseling strives to facilitate the student’s development in ethical and compassionate practice, as well as counselor self-care.

Graduates have gone on to work in settings such as:

  • Hospitals
  • Social agencies
  • Mental health clinics
  • Substance abuse programs
  • Residential facilities
  • Psychiatric facilities
  • Private practice

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Nyack College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • A required annual 7 day residency in Nyack, NY to meet and work with faculty and fellow students.