Master of Arts in Counseling

counseling programs

There are many career reasons to earn a graduate degree in counseling. Whether you want to open a private practice, work in a clinical behavioral health setting, lead a non-profit organization or go on to get your Ph.D., the M.A. in Counseling will give you flexibility to build your own career. Bethel College can help you prepare for the future with a quality academic program designed for the working professional interested in licensure and pursuing clinical and academic expertise.

This program consists of 60 semester hours beyond the baccalaureate degree. Students will progress through the program in a cohort model utilizing classes on campus and online. 

Students can choose from the following concentrations:

  • Addictions
  • Marriage and Family
  • Mental Health

Review Admission requirements for M.A. in Counseling


Enrollment counselor

Kim Miller

Phone: 574.807.7328



  • What is the cost of the program and is financial assistance available?

    • Contact the Adult & Graduate Office at 574.807.7550 for current pricing.
    • Financial aid is available in the form of loans—there are no scholarships or grants available
      • Additional information regarding financial aid is available at 574.807.7326

    How can I get additional information?

    Contact Graduate Studies.

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