Villanova University and the Department of Education and Counseling offer Post Masters work in Counseling. The Post Masters program is designed for professionals who have already completed their Master of Science Degree in Counseling and are returning to earn additional credits for a variety of reasons. *Note: a degree from Villanova's Counseling Program is not required, simply a Master of Arts or Science Degree in Counseling from schools offering a similar degree. Students may complete courses in Marriage & Family Therapy, Substance Abuse, or both.
The Post Masters Certificate Program is a program that benefits professionals seeking academic credits for one of the following reasons:
Below are several course options that students can take as part of the Post-Master's Program. Based upon individual student needs, additional course that are offered in our program but are not mentioned below can be taken.
The following courses are available for students seeking additional coursework in Marriage & Family Therapy:
Students seeking additional coursework in Drug & Alcohol:
Completion of the above courses will assist students in becoming eligible for the Master Addictions Counselor (MAC) credential offered through NBCC.
For additional information about our Post Masters credits we encourage interested individuals to contact the CHR Program Coordinator to further discuss your individual situation and academic possibilities. Please use the online application.
*It should be noted that students looking to complete the coursework for professional certification are not required to specialize and may take classes offered in both Marriage & Family Therapy and Substance Abuse Counseling.