Iona College

Graduate School of Arts and Science

Mental Health Counseling


715 North Ave

New Rochelle, NY 10801

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

Key Features: •Excellent faculty, with virtually all courses taught by full-time faculty •Rolling admissions •Classes offered in the late afternoon and evening to accomodate work schedules •Summer courses offered •Faculty actively engaged in research and practice •An internship coordinator dedicated to assisting students in obtaining internships that could support their career goals Calendar: Semester (summer classes as needed) Two hours, one evening a week Some classes may start as early as 4:15 pm Entry terms: Fall, spring, summer Program plan required: Yes Application deadline: Rolling Admissions Average course load per term: Years 1 & 2: 4 courses (three credits each) Year 3: 2 courses Part-time study is possible but will lengthen the time to complete the degree. The degree must be completed within 5 years of the commencement of the program. Credits to completion: 60 Average time to complete degree: 3 years Internship/practicum required for degree completion: 600 hours is considered by New York State as one year of experience and maybe fulfilled over one or two semesters, supervised by an approved professional and accompanied by a campus-based seminar Preferred academic preparation or background experience: Degree in Psychology with appropriate coursework or by permission of the faculty Admission requirements: • Application for admission • Official transcripts from all colleges attended • Two professional letters of recommendation •Current resume • Minimum GPA of 3.0 (admission with undergrad below 3.0 by permission of the faculty) • Acceptable performance in statistics and research methods/experimental research design courses at the undergraduate level Cross reference: •MA in School Psychology (licensure eligible) •MA in Psychology - Industrial-Organizational •MA in Psychology - Experimental



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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