411 SW 24th Street
San Antonio, TX 78207
Master of Arts in Counseling: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Gain a mastery of the skills needed to take your career to the next level with Our Lady of the Lake University's online Master of Arts in Counseling. The program features a curriculum aligned with the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) Standards and offers three career-specific specializations:
•School Counseling Help students of all ages get the most out of their education by assessing and finding solutions to common behavioral and learning problems, promoting psychological health, and implementing effective career development planning. Total credit hours: 48
•Clinical Mental Health Counseling Help clients of all ages and cultures overcome their emotional health challenges as a clinical mental health counselor in private practice, inpatient or outpatient agencies, government and non-government facilities, or community organizations. Total credit hours: 60
•Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling Improve the lives of vulnerable populations such as the elderly, veterans, those suffering from chronic illness and disability, and recovering addicts, and help connect them to new job opportunities and improve their vocational skills. Total credit hours: 60
Prepare for Certification
•Our School Counseling specialization prepares you to apply for the Texas School Counseling certification as well as school counseling certifications in many other states.*
•The Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling specializations prepare you to apply as an LPC intern and provides the required 60 credit hours of training and education.*
•The Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling specialization also prepares you to apply to become a Certified Rehabilitative Counselor (CRC).
Founded in 1895, Our Lady of the Lake University is a private, Catholic university with a deep tradition of service to underserved and disadvantaged populations. The university is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
*Students outside of Texas are responsible for knowing their specific state requirements for certification and/or LPC licensure.
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federa Student Aid (FAFSA). Federal School Code: 003598
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999