Master in Counseling – Clinical Mental Health
Our graduate Counseling – Clinical Mental Health program at Portland State University prepares professionals to work with a variety of clients within mental health agencies, community counseling agencies, employee assistance programs, day treatment and inpatient hospital settings, and private practice.
|Full-time Duration:||3 years|
|Tuition Fee:||$671 per credit|
|Location:||Portland Campus (Portland, United States)|
Our Counseling – Clinical Mental Health program at Portland State University is organized around core foundation courses, an intensive on-campus practicum training clinic experience, interpersonal growth experiences, advanced theory and practice courses, and a culminating half-time field internship placement.
Our program consists of 90 graduate credits designed to meet CACREP national accreditation standards for professional counselors and the academic degree requirements to become licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Oregon and other states.
What can you do
Provide diagnostic and intervention services to a wide variety of clients seeking personal and mental health counseling in the following settings:
- Public mental health agencies
- Public and private community counseling agencies
- Employee assistance programs
- Day treatment and inpatient hospital setting
- Psychiatric hospitals
- Private practice
- Group practice
- Community colleges and universities