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Counseling Psychology

Caucasian female counselor sitting in office speaking with a student

 

 Our Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology program prepares you with exceptional clinical skills and the specialized knowledge to enable you to work in diverse settings and with the particular populations that you choose. Courses are based on a combination of theory and experiential opportunities which provide you with a deep and holistic view of the many different facets of counseling. Our faculty are successful, current practitioners, and recognized experts in their fields.

The 60-credit master’s degree fully prepares students for professional employment, and fulfills the educational requirements needed for licensure in the state of Pennsylvania. Students are eligible to take the National Counselors Exam immediately upon graduation. The College’s 700-hour required internship and seminar component is designed for students to feel academically and professionally ready to step right into clinically based employment.

Many of our students use their internship and/or practicum sites to further explore areas of interest such as school guidance, inpatient mental health and drug/alcohol treatment, community mental health counseling, victim and/or offender treatment, veteran’s services, and many other areas.

 

 “Rosemont College offers the perfect combination of support and academic rigor. Our students in the Counseling Psychology program know we care about their academic and professional success and are here for them every step of the way.”

– Abbey Wexler, Program Director