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Master of Science in Education/Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Janee CarlilePictured | Janee Carlile | Master of Science in Education, Clinical Mental Health Counseling | Bachelor of General Studies, Indiana University South Bend, 2013 | Granger, Indiana (hometown)
Professional Internships | University of Notre Dame, University Counseling Center; Cornerstone Family Therapy
Volunteer Activity | Leadership South Bend–Mishawaka (Board of Directors); Mental Health Awareness of Michiana (Pro-Bono Counseling Project)

Master of Science in Education/Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The Master of Science in Education/Clinical Mental Health Counseling consists of 60 credit hours of graduate study. Students fulfill requirements in both the common counseling core of the curriculum as well as courses specific to the clinical mental health specialty. This program leads to licensure as a mental health counselor in the state of Indiana and prepares candidates to work in multiple human service settings. It follows a cohort model wherein students are admitted and take courses with an identified group of their peers. The program can be completed in a minimum of three years of full-time study, which includes summer classes.

Admission Procedures

For further information regarding admission procedures, please see the School of Education Graduate Degrees page.

Application deadline is April 1; program starts in May.

For more information, contact the Education Advising office at

Degree Requirements (60 cr.)

All courses are 3 credit hours, unless otherwise designated.

First Year Courses (18 cr.)
  • EDUC-G 500 Orientation to Counseling
  • EDUC-G 522 Counseling Techniques
  • EDUC-G 523 Laboratory Counseling and Guidance
  • EDUC-G 563 Mental Health Counseling
  • EDUC-G 575 Multicultural Counseling
  • EDUC-P 514 Life Span Development: Birth to Death

Second Year Courses (18 cr.)
  • EDUC-G 505 Individual Appraisal: Principles and Procedures
  • EDUC-G 515 Etiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Mental Health Disorders
  • EDUC-G 524 Practicum in Counseling
  • EDUC-G 532 Introduction to Group Counseling
  • EDUC-G 567 Marriage and Family Counseling
  • EDUC-G 592 Seminar in Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention

Third Year Courses (18 cr.)
  • EDUC-G 507 Lifestyle and Career Development
  • EDUC-G 517 Crisis and Trauma Counseling
  • EDUC-G 550 Internship in Counseling
    Fall and spring semesters
  • EDUC-G 585 Contemporary Issues in Counseling
  • EDUC-G 590 Research in Counseling and Guidance
  • EDUC-G 596 Counseling Supervision

Final Summer (6 cr.)
  • EDUC-G 570 Human Sexuality
  • EDUG-G 596 Counseling Supervision

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2023-2024 Campus Bulletin
2022-2023 Campus Bulletin
2021-2022 Campus Bulletin
2020-2021 Campus Bulletin
2019-2020 Campus Bulletin
2018-2019 Campus Bulletin
2017-2018 Campus Bulletin
2016-2017 Campus Bulletin
2015-2016 Campus Bulletin
2014-2015 Campus Bulletin

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