Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling

mental health counseling

Program Accreditation

The Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling degree program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). As a Viterbo University degree program, the master’s program is also accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. In addition, the program is designed to meet the state educational requirements for licensure as a professional counselor required by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services.

The optional advanced training area in addiction counseling is also recognized by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services as fulfillment of the educational requirements for the Substance Abuse Counselor credential in the State of Wisconsin.

  

Admission/Retention

YEAR  APPLIED  OFFERED  ADMITTED RETAINED TO DATE 
2011 Fall  35  21  20 19 
2012 Fall  51  24  20 18 
2013 Fall  49  24 (2)  20 29 
2014 Fall  46  21  20 19 
2015 Fall  40 23 20 16
2016 Fall 37 22 18 17


Comprehensive Assessment Plan 2017
Comprehensive Assessment Plan 2014
Annual Report 2013-2014
Annual Report 2014-2015
Annual Report 2015-2016 
Annual Report 2016-2017

The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), has granted accreditation to the Mental Health Counseling (M.S.) program in the College of Nursing, Health, and Human Behavior at Viterbo University.