M.A.- Counseling Psychology
The Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology degree program offers students a solid foundation in the theories and methods of clinical mental health counseling. Graduates are well prepared for a wide variety of mental health positions in public and private sector human service organizations. Traditional graduate degree curriculum is coupled with a unique emphasis on socially responsible practice as students complete practicum experiences through our vast network of community partners across a variety of specialized settings. Full-time and part-time options are available. Courses are offered in a combination of weekday, evening, weekend, online, and blended formats.
Graduates of this program are eligible to apply for licensing as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the State of Illinois, the Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) examination in the State of Illinois with additional supervised training, or sit for the National Counselor Examination (NCE) prior to graduation. Licensure requirements in some states may vary from those required by the Adler School; all students should plan their curriculum accordingly.
Adler School of Professional Psychology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, 30 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2400 Chicago, IL 60602-2504, (800) 621-7440.
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Financial Aid Offered: No
Classification: Other Specialized Institutions
Institution Sector: Private not-for-profit
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: Under 1,000