Clinical Mental Health Counseling Certificate

CLINICAL MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING (Post Master’s Certificate)

The Post-Master’s Certificate (PMC) Program is a 15-credit program designed to prepare counselors and other human service professionals for specialized areas of practice through the provision of advanced preparation and supervised experience. An applicant is required to have completed a master’s degree in counseling or a related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, submit a detailed resume or curriculum vitae, a statement of personal and career goals, graduate transcripts, and two letters of recommendation (Note: letters are not required for students currently enrolled in the School of Education’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling or School Counseling master’s programs.)

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

CLINICAL MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING CERTIFICATE
Post Master’s Certificate in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
 
Enrollment:Part-Time
Start Terms:Fall
Application Deadline: Rolling
Priority Consideration Submission Dates:
April 1 (fall)
Application Requirements:
Online application form
$80.00 application fee
Resume/CV
Essay:
A 2-page reflective essay on: Why you would like to become a Clinical Mental Health Counselor? What type of contribution would you like to make to the clinical mental health service provider community? What do you bring from your background and professional experiences that may support and/or constrain your becoming an effective Clinical Mental Health Counselor? Your experiences around human diversity and how they shape and reflect your values and goals as a counselor. What impact has volunteer, travel, and/or work had on your growth as someone interested in being a Clinical Mental Health Counselor?

Two Letters of Recommendation:
Official Transcripts
Disposition Survey

REQUIREMENTS

The plan of study requires a minimum of 15 graduate credits, selected in consultation with the student’s faculty adviser, to be completed within three years.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE

In accordance with US Department of Education regulations, the JHU School of Education is required to disclose graduation rate data, median loan debt data, and other select information for all Title IV eligible gainful employment (GE) programs. To see the most recent data available for this GE program, please view the attached disclosure.

Contact Us

Faculty Contact
Dr. Norma Day Vines

Academic Coordinator
Sharon Myers