Sacred Heart University

MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling


5151 Park Ave.

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Format: Online

Program Description:

Strengthen your professional skills to improve the lives of others and promote social justice with Sacred Heart University's online Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Help people to take on the personal and social issues that makes living a productive life challenging for them.

Developed with CACREP standards as a foundation, the program delivers a curriculum that meets the licensing requirements of many states to prepare students across the country for professional success.

Through evidence-based courses taught by educators with diverse counseling experience, you'll gain the advanced analysis and problem-solving skills necessary to move up in your career. Learn from expert professionals as you explore evidence-based courses and complete your master's degree in counseling online.

Along with online courses, Sacred Heart's master's in clinical mental health counseling program also delivers hands-on experience through on-ground residencies, practicums and internships. Prepare to make a difference in the global community while balancing your education with your full-time personal and professional responsibilities.


Sacred Heart University has been granted institutional accreditation by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), one of six regional associations in the United States that accredit schools and colleges. Additionally, Sacred Heart University’s Jack Welch College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB-International).

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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