Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, CAGS - Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Clinical Mental Health
The Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is designed to prepare students to function as licensed clinical mental health counselors. It provides the educational requirements outlined by the New Hampshire Board of Mental Health Practice as requisite to attaining mental health counseling licensure. Students should note that there are significant post-degree requirements to undertake prior to being licensed. The mental health counseling program is nationally accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
Plymouth State University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).PSU's mental health counseling program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
International Student Requirements:
International students must have proof of English level proficiency through either the TOEFL, IELTS, or ELS Level 112 scores.
In addition, you must provide an I-134 Affidavit of Financial Support Form. Documents, including bank statements and other financial documents dated within the past 30 days, that confirm you have the financial resources to study for a year at Plymouth State must be submitted to the College of Graduate Studies.
You must also include a copy of your valid passport with your application materials.
Finally, you must also submit official, notarized transcripts, verifying that you've completed at least a baccalaureate degree, which must be translated into English and evaluated for institutional equivalency.