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.
We also offer certificates in counseling and the option to take individual courses to enhance your professional expertise.
Please view the Admission Requirements and Information page to learn more and apply.
Our Student Manual includes a complete description of our department, programs and policies.
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.