Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
University of the Southwest

Program Details

University of the Southwest online offers a Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling to the working adult student.  This program provides education consistent with many state’s requirements for licensure.  Studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Ethics and law
  • Human development
  • Multicultural counseling

Faculty bring real-world experience as mental health clinicians to classes combining in synchronous and asynchronous formats.  Through internship programs offering hands-on experiential learning opportunities, students develop advanced skills in evaluation, assessment, research, and more.  Enter a holistic clinical counseling practice with a master’s in counseling online at USW.


  • Essay
  • Resume
  • GPA of 3.0
  • Portfolio
  • Two recommendations
  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission