Mental Health Counseling, MS

PREPARE TO BECOME A LICENSED MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL

Become part of one of the fastest-growing professions in the U.S.—counseling—particularly in the areas of substance abuse, behavioral disorder, mental health, and grief counseling.

Pace University’s MS in Mental Health Counseling program prepares you to take advantage of this trend and for jobs in professional settings such as mental health counseling facilities, hospitals, private practices, and intervention facilities. Our degree provides strong foundations in advanced psychology, plus specialized knowledge in groundbreaking research like resiliency and positive-approach psychotherapy. Importantly, it also prepares graduates to become licensed practitioners in mental health counseling with specialties and emphases on areas ranging from loss and grief counseling, substance abuse, post-traumatic stress and resilience, and positive psychology.