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

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Counseling is tailored to professionals who want to advance careers in  school counseling and mental health professions. The Clinical Mental Health track focuses on addiction, emotional disorders, and ethical and legal issues. The program includes internships whereby students can gain hands-on experience.


  • 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