Prescott College offers the Master of Science in Counseling, a program that offers students an opportunity to discover and develop his or her own therapeutic qualities while learning theory and building skills for professional practice. Students prepare for careers as clinical counselors, couple and family therapists, addiction counselors, or school counselors. At the heart of the program is a holistic approach to mental health, healing and wellness. This approach emphasizes empowerment of the client and recognizes the client’s experiential awareness as a key element in meaningful change.
Students must select one of five areas of specialization:
- Clinical Mental Health Counseling
- Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling
- Rehabilitation Counseling
- Addictions Counseling
- School Counseling
Essay. Letters of Recommendation. Resume. Official Transcripts.
Limited Residency Master’s students attend colloquia on the Prescott campus during each Fall and Spring semester. Each Prescott Colloquium begins on Friday morning and goes until Sunday or Monday afternoon.
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission