The Department of Counseling

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Counseling is to train counseling professionals by utilizing the highest standards set by state and national licensing/certifying boards. Highly qualified faculty design and deliver counseling programs through a wide range of instructional modalities. The counseling degree programs deliver graduate education and a professional licensure track for those students seeking to obtain license as mental health counselors. The program seeks qualified students from various populations. The department offers a Master of Science with areas in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Social Services.