During your academic program, you will be guided by expert faculty. Each track shares common counseling courses and supervised clinical experiences to help you develop into
In this track, you will focus on building the awareness, skills
Successfully completing the program will make you eligible for national certification and state licensure in mental health counseling.
Along with mastering the techniques and skills that will help you become a qualified counselor, you will learn how to work with individuals with disabilities and chronic disorders being served in community settings, state vocational rehabilitation agencies
CACREP Accredited and fully approved by the Florida Department of Education
This program prepares you to become an effective school counselor who can work with diverse and multicultural children, their parents and teachers in K-12 school settings. You will also learn how school counseling programs are organized and administered.
Upon graduation, you will be eligible for national school counselor certification and Florida Department of Education school guidance and counseling certification.
Our students are:
W — Willingness to be committed to the counseling profession
O — Open to feedback & change
R — Responsible, respectful, & ethical
L — Lifelong learner through professional development
D — Dedicated to self-reflection
S — Self-efficacy in counseling knowledge & skills
A — Authentic and genuine with self & others
H — Honest & forthright
E — Empathic
A — Advocate for social justice & equality
D — Development towards a professional counseling identity
This program is intended for degree-seeking students only. No non-degree-seeking students will be permitted to take classes in the program, due to accreditation standards and the cohort model of the program.