The Counseling and Human Services department offers the Master of Science (M.S.) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling, and Student Affairs Counseling. The department also offers a CAS in School Counseling, and a doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in Counselor Education.
All M.S. programs prepare students for employment appropriate to the program. Studies include a broad range of theoretical and applied knowledge in counseling, skills building in individual and group counseling methods, and supervised clinical experiences. There are extensive field based and hands-on experiences within all of our programs. In addition to a common core, each concentration requires specialization courses that include content and supervised experiences relevant to the particular program of study.
- Each of our Master's degree programs meets the educational requirements for national certification as a National Certified Counselor (NCC).
- The School Counseling program leads to provisional certification in New York State as a school counselor.
- The Clinical Mental Helath Program is a licensure-qualifying programs for the New York State license as a mental health counselor (LMHC).
Master of Science
Certificate of Advanced Study
- The Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS)
Please see our Departmental Course Descriptions for more information about course offerings