close

Filters

See Results

26 Master of Science Degrees in Counseling

An MSc is a postgraduate degree focused on social sciences and biological sciences. A master’s degree in counseling provides training and education in an integrative approach to further advance a professional’s ability to help others. What is an MSc in Counseling? A Master of Science in Counseling is a graduate degree that combines theory, current trends, and applications that you can… Read more

An MSc is a postgraduate degree focused on social sciences and biological sciences. A master’s degree in counseling provides training and education in an integrative approach to further advance a professional’s ability to help others.

What is an MSc in Counseling? A Master of Science in Counseling is a graduate degree that combines theory, current trends, and applications that you can apply to modern day practice or use for research. There are many different MSc programs, and some are more focused on practice-based therapy such as family, child, marriage, mental health, or school counseling; other programs focus more on the research and writing side of therapy. The programs will often consist of innovative training that is challenging and prepares you to help those who struggle with meaninglessness, hopelessness, and fear. 

There are multiple benefits to getting your Master of Science in Counseling. If you are looking to continue your academic journey, an MSc will help you reach your goals of earning a doctorate or PhD. With the higher level of education and training, you will be able to communicate better, not just in your professional life but in your personal one as well, which will help improve all of your relationships.

One positive thing about obtaining a master’s degree is that there are schools all over the world. Because each program differs in length and requirements, the costs can vary greatly. It is best to contact the school of interest directly to find out the exact fees.

Much of the master’s degree coursework is based in research, which prepares you for a number of different fields. You could be a counselor with a higher level of qualification, allowing you to work with a wider variety of subjects. You will have the skills to publish work in the counseling and psychotherapy fields or to work as a researcher for a number of companies.

Many classes in an MSc program can be taken online. This works out well for those who do not live near a university or for those who need a flexible schedule. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read less
Other options within this field of study: 
format_list_bulleted Filters
University of West Alabama Online
Livingston , USA

The University of West Alabama's online Master of Science in Adult Continuing Education: Counseling and Psychology will prepare you to approach a broad range of approaches in ... +

The University of West Alabama's online Master of Science in Adult Continuing Education: Counseling and Psychology will prepare you to approach a broad range of approaches in therapy. From group counseling to health therapy you'll be prepared to advance your career in the field with a wide-ranging skill set. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale , USA

Nova Southeastern University offers an innovative academic program designed for the working professional actively involved in or entering the field of counseling.

Nova Southeastern University offers an innovative academic program designed for the working professional actively involved in or entering the field of counseling. -
MSc MSc
Full-time
English
Jan 2021
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Utrecht University
Utrecht , Netherlands

This Master’s programme will prepare you for a career in the field of youth research, youth welfare and youth policy. By acquiring in-depth knowledge on youth issues, academic ... +

This Master’s programme will prepare you for a career in the field of youth research, youth welfare and youth policy. By acquiring in-depth knowledge on youth issues, academic skills and competencies you will develop into a highly-qualified science practitioner. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 

Earn a scholarship worth up to $10,000

Discover the options our scholarship can give you
Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego
San Diego , USA

At the Kroc School, we have designed a nine-month Master of Science in Conflict Management and Resolution (MS-CMR) to provide you with the knowledge, frameworks, and skills to ... +

At the Kroc School, we have designed a nine-month Master of Science in Conflict Management and Resolution (MS-CMR) to provide you with the knowledge, frameworks, and skills to transform conflict dynamics. This program combines conflict management with conflict resolution. -
MSc MSc
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
English
Campus
 
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge , Canada

The Master of Science program provides students with solid groundwork in conducting health science research. It also establishes a foundation regarding the uptake of knowledge ... +

The Master of Science program provides students with solid groundwork in conducting health science research. It also establishes a foundation regarding the uptake of knowledge (knowledge transference) to clinical practice. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
24 - 48 months
English
Campus
 
Kean University
New York , USA +1 More

The Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program is a 73 credit program designed to provide entry-level education in occupational therapy for individuals who have a bacca ... +

The Master of Science in Occupational Therapy program is a 73 credit program designed to provide entry-level education in occupational therapy for individuals who have a baccalaureate degree in another field. -
MSc
Full-time
Campus
 
Mediterranean College, Athens
Athens , Greece

The ΜSc Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy is a programme structured in order to equip students with all the necessary skills and knowledge to work in the field of ps ... +

The ΜSc Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy is a programme structured in order to equip students with all the necessary skills and knowledge to work in the field of psychotherapy as independent counsellors – psychotherapists of the integrative approach. Students are encouraged to develop their understanding of the theoretical, social, cultural and ideological contexts in which their clients perceive, confront and manage problems. -
MSc
Part-time
2 - 3 years
English
Campus
 
International University of the Caribbean
Kingston , Jamaica

The objective of the Master of Science in Counselling & Consulting Psychology (MCCP) is to train persons to be competent in the dual disciplines of Counselling and Consult ... +

The objective of the Master of Science in Counselling & Consulting Psychology (MCCP) is to train persons to be competent in the dual disciplines of Counselling and Consulting Psychology. Graduates will demonstrate a range of solution-oriented skills in dealing with individual, group, and organizational problems using counseling and/or consulting expertise. -
MSc
Part-time
2 years
Campus
 
Loyola University Maryland
Baltimore , USA

The Master of Science in Clinical Professional Counseling (CPC) is designed for individuals interested in becoming a master’s level mental health practitioners. Students gradu ... +

The Master of Science in Clinical Professional Counseling (CPC) is designed for individuals interested in becoming a master’s level mental health practitioners. Students graduating from this program will have completed all the necessary coursework to become Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors (LCPC or Professional Counselor) in the state of Maryland, and will also fulfill educational requirements for licensure in other states. -
MSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Alabama State University The Harold Lloyd Murphy Graduate School
Montgomery , USA

The Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program is a 60 semester hour, CACREP Accredited program. The program includes a practicum (100 clinical hours) and ... +

The Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program is a 60 semester hour, CACREP Accredited program. The program includes a practicum (100 clinical hours) and two internships (600 clinical hours) at local counseling centers and community agencies. Our graduates are trained in using effective interventions to meet the needs of diverse clients. -
MSc MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Abertay University
Dundee , United Kingdom

This course provides an opportunity to participate in high-quality innovative training in a pluralistic approach to counselling, which encompasses concepts and methods from co ... +

This course provides an opportunity to participate in high-quality innovative training in a pluralistic approach to counselling, which encompasses concepts and methods from constructionist, narrative and common factors theory and practice. You will be part of a supportive learning community in which you are encouraged to engage with the significant challenges involved in therapeutic work with individuals whose lives have been visited by fear, hopelessness and meaninglessness. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
 
Holy Family University School of Arts & Sciences
Philadelphia , USA

Consistent with Holy Family’s tradition of Teneor Votis (I am bound by my responsibilities) counseling psychology students are inspired to advocate for social justice, shape p ... +

Consistent with Holy Family’s tradition of Teneor Votis (I am bound by my responsibilities) counseling psychology students are inspired to advocate for social justice, shape public policy, and witness the dignity of each person and the human family. In this spirit, the mission of the Graduate Program in Counseling Psychology is to graduate well-rounded scholar-practitioners who can integrate theory, research, and practice. -
MSc
English
 
Tennessee State University
Nashville , USA

The primary goal of the Master of Science in Counseling Psychology program is to provide a solid psychological core with a focus on emotional, social, vocational, health, and ... +

The primary goal of the Master of Science in Counseling Psychology program is to provide a solid psychological core with a focus on emotional, social, vocational, health, and educational issues across the lifespan. The curriculum is designed for students seeking preparation for a career in various types of mental health settings and related organizations, or for students planning to pursue a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology. Recognizing the value of both practice and research, the Counseling Concentration offers two options: thesis or non-thesis. -
MSc
English
 
Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
Provo , USA

Choose to become a certified school counselor! We provide both the theory framework and hands-on training for you to become a /certified counselor. We also offer a School Coun ... +

Choose to become a certified school counselor! We provide both the theory framework and hands-on training for you to become a /certified counselor. We also offer a School Counseling Certificate for students that already have earned their master’s in counseling. -
MSc
English
 
University of Nevada, Las Vegas College of Education
4505 , USA

The Master of Science (M.S.) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, a 60 semester hour program, prepares professional counselors to work in community agencies, educational sett ... +

The Master of Science (M.S.) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, a 60 semester hour program, prepares professional counselors to work in community agencies, educational settings, as well as private practice. Students are eligible to take the National Counselor Examination (NCE) leading to certification as a National Certified Counselors (NCC). The Clinical Mental Health Counseling program also prepares students to seek licensure as a Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in Nevada. -
MSc
English
 

TIP! If you represent a school and want to add your programs to our listings, contact us here