M.S.Ed. in Mental Health Counseling and Counselor Education – Addictions Track
This 60-credit hour degree prepares you for a career as an addictions-focused counselor in a variety of community settings.
The evidence-based curriculum and practical training spans prevalence, prevention, and treatment of substance use disorders.
Through a combination of coursework, laboratory experiences, practica, and internships you’ll develop effective counseling skills and gain the qualifications and confidence needed to help others.
International students are encouraged to apply early to allow extra time for their materials to arrive.
The Graduate Studies Office will accept unofficial transcripts and self-reported test scores for admission reviews. Any admission made with these documents would be conditioned on receipt of official documents, which should be provided as soon as possible.
Note: If you are currently enrolled or have applied in the past year, you should qualify for an application fee waiver. Click here for criteria and how to obtain the waiver.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
Completed online application that includes:
Three letters of recommendation
Minimum 79 TOEFL score or minimum 6.5 IELTS score (international students only)