The Practice of Healing. The Science of Understanding.
Guided by Catholic values with an emphasis on human dignity, Walsh University’s online Master of Arts in Counseling and Human Development program will help you to apply advanced methods and techniques to address mental health concerns among diverse populations. Become a compassionate, skilled clinical mental health counselor equipped to support communities, or a school counselor who can respond to unique mental health challenges among youth in a complex world. In addition, Walsh offers a Chemical Dependency Certificate.
Choose from These Available Specializations
With our specialized practice options, professionals who possess a bachelor’s degree can choose:
- Clinical Mental Health Counseling
- School Counseling
- Dual Mental Health and School Counseling degree – concurrently complete both practice options in 78 credits
Complete your coursework 100% online, with no on-campus visits required. Engage in a flexible program that teaches core competencies, focuses on counseling in practice, informs on ethical, legal, and professional foundations, and explores diverse cultures and communities. Practicum and internship site placement within your own community helps you build experiential hours to gain licensure and enter the field ready to support others.
Learn more about Walsh’s online counseling programs by downloading your brochure today.