Learn about OU's online Master of Clinical Mental Health Counseling.


Program Benefits

Dream of making a difference in people's lives? Our program prepares you to become a Licensed Professional Counselor* in just 30 months. Join the exciting counseling field, improving lives across various populations, including the criminal justice system. Learn through a social justice and multicultural lens for a meaningful impact! 

Get Exam Ready

Prepare for the National Counselor Exam (NCE) by earning a qualifying degree, clinical hours, and practical skills for today’s mental health needs.

Make an Impact

Learn a variety of counseling approaches, empowering you to serve the needs of a diverse clientele across various clinical health settings.

Fill a Growing Need

The need for mental health professionals is pressing. Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselor occupations have a much faster than average job outlook of 22%.1

Do What's Right

The curriculum equips you to recognize and address systemic inequality issues and deliver solutions that provide mental health access for all.


*This degree is approved by the Oklahoma Board of Behavioral Health Licensure and meets the educational requirements to become a Licensed Professional Counselor in Oklahoma. Licensure requirements vary by state and students outside of Oklahoma should review their State Licensure board requirements


1 "Occupational Outlook Handbook: Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors," U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, last modified October 24, 2022,  https://www.bls.gov/ooh/community-and-social-service/substance-abuse-behavioral-disorder-and-mental-health-counselors.htm

Take Your Career to the Next Level

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