Department of Graduate Psychology and Counseling
Situated on a 300-acre rural campus in Berrien Springs as the only fully accredited institution in the area offering more than 100 degree programs, Andrews University is a comprehensive private institution committed to the worldwide mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. According to the U.S. News and World Report, Andrews is currently ranked as the 181st best college in the nation. Within the school recognized for having the 145th best online graduate education programs, the Department of Graduate Psychology and Counseling aims to prepare professional psychologists and counselors who uphold the principles of Scripture as a guide for interpersonal relations.
Master of Arts (M.A.) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Based in Christian philosophy to enable students to develop competencies from a Christian worldview of values, the Master of Arts (M.A.) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program prepares students to assess, guide, and counsel individuals, couples, families, and groups from early childhood through adulthood. Ideal for students interested in functioning as professional clinical mental health counselors in community agencies, mental health centers, counseling centers, or private practices, the 60-credit program can be completed in two years full-time with the inclusion of supervised practice and an internship in a professional counseling setting.
Master of Arts (M.A.) in School Counseling
With the mission of preparing professional counselors who are ethical, creative leaders and self-reflective practitioners for working in a multicultural global community, the Master of Arts (M.A.) in School Counseling program specifically prepares graduate students for providing competent counseling services in elementary and secondary schools. As the program prepares professionals who excel as school leaders and advocates for promoting the biological, psychological, social, educational, and spiritual development of students in K-12 settings, the required 60 credits of coursework and supervised field experiences fulfill all of the requirements that are needed for endorsement as a school counselor in Michigan.
- Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
- Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association (NCA)
Bell Hall Room 167
4195 Administration Drive
Berrien Springs, MI 49104