M.S. in Counseling

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Welcome to Villanova's M.S. in Counseling Program.
We look forward to meeting you. Please contact us to make an appointment to visit our department in the Saint Augustine Center, SAC and to take a tour of our beautiful campus.

The masters degree is offered with concentrations in two areas for individuals interested in earning their MS through the department: 
Clinical Mental Health Counseling and
School Counseling
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We also offer certificates in counseling and the option to take individual courses to enhance your professional expertise.

Admission Requirements and Information:

  • Application Requirements:
    • Online application form
    • Transcripts
    • GRE (General)
    • 3 recommendation letters
    • Statement of goals
    • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Deadlines:
    • Fall Assistantship: January 2
    • Fall admittance only: February 1
  • Funding available: Yes
    • Deadline January 2, for Fall admittance only. Click here for more information.
  • Credits and Tuition:
    • 60 credits
    • $750 per credit, plus $50 general fee per semester
  • APPLY NOW:

 

 

 

  • Application Requirements:
    • Online application form
    • Transcripts
    • GRE (General)
    • 3 recommendation letters
    • Statement of goals
    • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Deadlines:
    • Fall Assistantship: January 2
    • Fall admittance only: February 1
  • Funding available: Yes
    • Deadline January 2, for Fall admittance only. Click here for more information.
  • Credits and Tuition:
    • 54 credits
    • $750 per credit, plus $50 general fee per semester
  • APPLY NOW:

 

 

 

  • Application Requirements:
    • Online application form
    • Transcripts
    • 3 recommendation letters
    • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Deadlines:
    • Fall: Rolling until August 1
    • Spring: Rolling until December 1
    • Summer: Rolling until May 1
  • Funding available: No
  • Credits and Tuition:
    • Number of credits vary
    • $750 per credit, plus $50 general fee per semester
  • APPLY NOW:

Our Student Manual includes a complete description of our department, programs and policies.


CHR News, Events & Reminders ...

CACREP ACCREDITATION: The Counsel for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), a specialized body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, has granted accreditation to both the School Counseling and Clinical Mental Health programs in Villanova's Department of Education and Counseling. The CACREP Board of Directors met in July 2015 and awarded accreditation to both our counseling programs through 2023.

Tuition Discount for Educators: Did you know that current educators can receive tuition discounts of 20-40%?  Please contact Anne Feldman in the Department offices (SAC 302) or by calling (610-519-5363) for more information. You can also download the tuition reduction form from the Graduate Studies website forms.