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MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Blended (Online/On Campus) Courses

Being a Positive Force

Enrolling Now, Classes Begin June 26, 2017


Whether you’re treating mental and emotional disorders such as depression or substance abuse, helping an individual or family adjust to life after a divorce or developing strategies to help patients cope with an uncertain future, one thing will remain the same: as a Mental Health Counselor, you will serve as a positive force in the lives of those in need. The MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Bay Path is an exciting and accelerated program that provides students with comprehensive education and training in the field of mental health counseling.

  • 60 Credit Program with 3 Options:
    • MS in CMHC - (48 course credits + 12 practicum & internship credits)
    • MS in CMHC/Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling - (48 course credits + 12 practicum & internship credits)
    • MS in CMHC/Early Intervention - (48 course credits + 12 practicum & internship credits, including 3 semesters of internship (600 total hours), of which a minimum of 300 must be performed at a DPH-approved Early Intervention site.) 
  • Classes start every October, February and June
  • Program schedule is a combination of online and on campus courses (offered in either Concord, East Longmeadow, or Sturbridge, Massachusetts)
  • Flexible format can be taken full-time or part-time
  • Prepares graduates for the opportunity to apply for the licensing examination, and eventual licensure as a Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) for the state of Massachusetts
  • Small classroom environment, taught by experienced and supportive faculty
  • Receives high accolades from our students, see what they are saying
  • Financial Aid is available
  • No GMAT or GRE required