Master of Science in Counseling & Human Services / Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Post University

Program Details

One of the concentrations offered with Post University’s online master’s in Counseling and Human Services focuses on Clinical Mental Health Counseling. This online graduate Counseling program gives students the skills to begin or advance their career in clinical counseling.

The curriculum covers a wide range of issues related to assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of psychiatric disorders. Students will learn about the primary models, theories, and techniques in counseling related to individuals, groups, and families. Students interested in pursuing licensure should check requirements in their state for compatibility with this program.

Students can expect to study topics including:

  • Theories of counseling
  • Family systems theory
  • Group therapy
  • Psychopathology and psychological assessment

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Post University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Minimum GPA and required admissions documentation are based on the number of years of prior work or volunteer experience.

Restricted States

California, Colorado, Idaho, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Pennsylvania