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


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Recommendation letter(s)
  • Minimum GPA and required admissions documentation are based on the number of years of prior work or volunteer experience; additional materials may be requested.

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education

Restricted States

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