The program in Counseling for Mental Health and Wellness is registered by New York State as a licensure qualifying program in mental health counseling. Upon graduation, students may obtain a limited permit to practice. Full licensure is contingent upon the completion of 3,000 hours of post-master's supervised experience and a successful score on the Clinical Mental Health Counselor's Exam. For information regarding New York mental health counseling licensure, visit their website.
For licensure information for other states, please visit the American Counseling Association website and contact the individual state board for information regarding specific requirements.