Monmouth University

Monmouth University

Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling


Graduate Admission Office

400 Cedar Avenue

West Long Branch, NJ 07764

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Format: Campus

Program Description:

If you’re seeking licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) practicing in New Jersey, Monmouth’s Master’s of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling will give you the theory-based knowledge and counseling skills you need to succeed in a wide range of mental health careers.

Our dynamic 60-credit curriculum was the first mental health counseling program in the state to be accredited by CACREP. You’ll learn the foundations of counseling procedures, intervention skills, assessment methods and the quantitative abilities you need to read relevant research findings.

  • Satisfies academic requirements for students seeking licensure as Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC) in New Jersey
  • The department has close associations with more than 100 field sites that accept Monmouth students for field placement during the required practicum and internships
  • Students may participate in various hands-on and experiential activities in addition to practicum and internships

Scheduling is geared to working adults with all classes offered during the late afternoon or evening.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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