Nov 30, 2023  
Mercy College 2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
Mercy College 2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mental Health Counseling, M.S.

Minerva Guerrero, Ph.D., LMHC, Program Director

Lisa McHale, M.S., Clinical Director

Degree Requirements

The 60-credit Master of Science Degree Program in Mental Health Counseling is organized as follows:

Level I: Basic Foundational Knowledge, Theories, and Skills 18 credits
Level II: Intermediate Pre-Internship Preparation, Social Basis of Behavior, and Assessment 27 credits
Level III: Advanced Specialty Concentration and Internship 15 credits
Total 60 credits

Total Credits: 18

* CNSL 660 is the Core Course for the Mental Health Counseling program and must be taken at the registered campus. 

Total Credits: 27

Total Credits: 15

Total Program Credits: 60

Professional Licensure

If you are interested in obtaining professional licensure, please check with the appropriate licensing body in the state where you intend to practice. For additional information and detailed requirements, please refer to the specific program of interest on the “School Resources” section of the Mercy College NC-Sara webpage.