Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Richmont Graduate University

Program Details

Richmont Graduate University, an institution dedicated to counseling, psychology, and the ministry, brings you this online MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.  With dedicated, engaged faculty, and a Christian-centered curriculum, you will gain the skills and knowledge to help others heal, while strengthening your faith and grounding.  This online counseling master’s is taught in small class sizes and as a cohort, enabling you to grow from others and exchange ideas. Combining spirituality and counseling, this degree offers specializations that, include, but are not limited to:

  • Addictions Counseling
  • Trauma Counseling
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Christian Sex Therapy
  • Child & Adolescent Counseling

As a CACREP-accredited program, you will be well-prepared to sit the national licensing exam upon completion of this graduate program.  Curriculum prepares you to become a licensed professional counselor (LPC) and nationally certified counselor (NCC), under most states’ guidelines.  However, you should check with your individual state’s requirements prior to enrolling in this, or any other, program.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

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

School Accreditation & Licensing

Richmont Graduate University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GRE, MAT, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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