Become a champion of change and take your first step toward licensure as a clinical mental health counselor with this specialized online master's from Southern New Hampshire University.

Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master's Degree Benefits:

  • 19% projected job growth for mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists through 2024*
  • Innovative program combines online courses with two face to face skills-building residencies
  • Multiple term starts throughout the year
  • 24/7 online accessibility - attend class when and where it's convenient
  • One of the lowest tuition rates in the nation

Courses include:
Diversity in Counseling, Substance Abuse and Addictions, Theories of Counseling and Group Counseling. Request degree information now.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, on the Internet at (viewed online February 17, 2017). Cited projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth.

The Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling offered by Southern New Hampshire University is designed to prepare students to meet the educational requirements for licensure in most states.

SNHU's MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree does not currently meet the requirements for licensure in Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio and Wisconsin.