Arcadia University

Master of Arts in Counseling



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in Counseling prepares highly qualified mental health clinicians for positions in community mental health centers, hospitals, other health agencies, and business and industry settings. Courses provide the history, theory and practice of counseling and psychotherapy, and students are given ample opportunity to integrate coursework with firsthand experience by learning and practicing skills needed to be highly effective, culturally competent and ethical providers of mental healthcare to diverse populations. Graduates use their ever-growing base of knowledge and skills to provide evidence-based therapy to achieve positive clinical outcomes.

The program is accredited by the Masters in Psychology and Counseling Accreditation Council.

Eight Concentrations:

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Autism
  • Child/Family Therapy
  • Community Public Health
  • Foundations in BCBA®
  • Mediation and Conflict Transformation
  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Trauma: Clinical Bases of Treatment and Recovery

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid Description: Please visit our website for information on scholarships and financial aid.

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

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