Published June 2016
Welcome to our ranking of the top master’s degrees in counseling in Delaware.
If you’re thinking about earning your master’s in counseling and you live in Delaware (or you would like to) take a look at these top-ranked schools – or school, in the case. Delaware is a pretty small state, and it’s true that there aren’t many options for college students. That being said, Delaware is within close proximity to some of the largest and most populous states on the East Coast, so residents have no shortage of options when it comes to higher education. But if you have your heart set on a master’s degree in counseling in Delaware, Wilmington University is the way to go.
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1. Wilmington University
Clinical Mental Health Counseling, M.S.
The clinical mental health counseling degree program at Wilmington University (previously the M.S. in Community Counseling) is the go-to choice for Delawareans who are interested in social work and psychology. As a master’s student in this program, you’ll complete two years of academic coursework before putting your skills to the test in a one-year internship. At the end of this sequence, you’ll be eligible to sit for the National Counselor Examination and become a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Delaware. For students who already have a master’s degree, Wilmington also offers to postgraduate certificates in Mental Health and Child and Family Counseling.
Tuition and Fees: $8,042/yr
This concludes our ranking of the best graduate degrees in counseling in Delaware. We’ll be sure to update this list as more schools in Delaware develop accredited counseling programs, so stay tuned!
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
Thomson Reuters Essential Science Indicators