Counselor Education Degree Programs Offered
|Clinical Mental Health Counseling||Master's|
|Chemical Dependency Counseling||Certificate|
|Early Childhood Mental Health Counseling||Certificate|
Counselor Education Overview
MISSION STATEMENT OF CSU PROGRAM & FACULTY
The mission of the counseling program(s) at Cleveland State University is to provide exceptional training through curricular experiences for master’s-level graduate students leading to licensure to work in a variety of settings. We emphasize culturally competent generalist training in two specialty areas of Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling. Our Clinical Mental Health Counseling students are trained to address issues ranging from problems of daily living to more pronounced problems that manifest as symptoms of psychopathology. Our School Counseling students are trained to develop programs and deliver services following the American School Counseling Association (ASCA) national model. In addition, we aim to facilitate the personal development of our students since “self” and “relationship” are primary tools in successful counseling. We encourage students in the journey of making their personality and style of life an object of awareness throughout their training.