Master of Science in Mental Health
University of Massachusetts-Boston

Program Details

The program operates on a cohort model whereby all participants complete the same program of study. Two weeks of on campus study is required during the first summer of the program to complete two required clinical courses. They are generally taught in the middle of July. The remaining coursework is online. The sessions are held at a site in Massachusetts and housing is available at a reasonable rate (Housing information will be provided by the program upon request).

Program Highlights:

  • First – Rate Faculty
  • Commitment to the Student Experience
  • Prepares students for the licensure through the MA Board of Allied Health Professions


Students are required to attend a two-week in-person study at or near the UMass Boston campus.

  • Bachelor's degree
  • College transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • GRE scores
  • Résumé
  • Applicants with a low GRE writing score may submit a writing sample

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education