Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health & Rehabilitation Counseling
Thomas University

Program Details

The master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health and Rehabilitation Counseling prepares students for licensure as a professional counselor in their state, as well as national certification as a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor. The curriculum includes components of both academic training and fieldwork experience in the student’s local area.

Students will become skilled in a full range of clinical areas including ethics, counseling theories and techniques, and diagnosis. Graduates have found employment in fields including vocational rehabilitation, mental health counseling, substance abuse counseling, crisis counseling, family counseling, and more. A specialization in Alcohol and Addictions Counseling can be added to the program with additional credit hours. 

Topics studied in this online master’s in counseling degree program include:

  • Medical aspects of disability
  • Crisis and trauma counseling
  • Case management and community resources
  • Assessment and evaluation
  • Research and program evaluation
  • Human growth and development

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

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

School Accreditation & Licensing

Thomas 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)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent