Lindsey Wilson College

Master of Education in Counseling and Human Development

Through the Counseling and Human Development degree program, Lindsey Wilson College offers students a specialization in mental health and substance abuse counseling. With an emphasis on counseling ethics and multiculturalism, the 60-credit program is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) equips students with clinical skills and theoretical knowledge to succeed in the field of counseling.

Graduate students in the Master of Education in Mental Health Counseling are prepared to work in a variety of settings to include mental health agencies, hospitals, residential treatment facilities, schools, and private agencies. With the addition of four courses, students can concurrently earn a certification in substance abuse counseling.

Program Information

School Name: 
Lindsey Wilson College

Program Name: Master of Education in Mental Health Counseling

Program Length: N/A

Enrollment Type: 

Instruction Methods: Asynchronous

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Phone Number: 800-264-0738

Program Requirements:

  • 60 Credits
  • 150-Hour Practicum
  • 600-Hour Internship


  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate

Admission Requirements:

  • Official transcripts from baccalaureate degree
  • Online Application
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Interview

Application Deadlines: Rolling Admissions

Lindsey Wilson College’s program information was last updated in April of 2020. For more information, visit the university's website above.