Master of Arts in Counseling / Clinical Mental Health
Wake Forest University

Program Details

The online MAC program at Wake Forest covers eight distinctive subject areas.  Foundation courses are coupled with a core curriculum, alongside your specialization classes.  With the integration of an internship and practicum, you’ll be well-prepared to fill a variety of roles in human services when you complete this advanced degree.  Wake’s online MAC in Clinical Mental Health includes classes such as:

  • Appraisal Procedures for Counselors
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Classification of Mental & Emotional Disorders


  • Requires two Thursday night through Sunday residencies
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Personal statement
  • Resume / CV
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • College GPA, GRE scores and related experience considered
  • Criminal background check
  • Interview
  • Proof of English language proficiency, international applicants

Special Accreditation

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

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges