MA in Counseling Psychology

Career Path

Graduates of the program will be able to seek employment as professional counselors. Employment opportunities in this field are expected to grow at a faster than average rate over the coming years. Professional counselors may find employment in a wide variety of settings, including the following:

Community mental health clinics

Public and private elementary and secondary schools

Schools, Colleges and universities

Correctional facilities

Vocational rehabilitation centers

Job training and career counseling centers

Residential care facilities

Drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs and agencies

Private practice settings

Mental hospitals and psychiatric wards

General medical hospitals and other healthcare facilities

Employee Assistance Program

Child welfare and other family assistance agencies