School of Psychology & Counseling

Academics undergraduate student

Master of Arts in Counseling

master's student

There are three clinical M.A. degrees available: Clinical Mental Health Counseling; School Counseling; or Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling. Graduates of these programs will be prepared with the educational requirements for licensure in Virginia and in states with compatible requirements. The school counseling major is state-approved for licensure as a school counselor in Virginia and has reciprocity with 27 other states.

Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling

For those who do not require state licensure, the Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling is an online program that caters to the specific educational needs of non-clinical counselors and can be completed in as little as one year.

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

The Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology is both a master's and doctoral program and is offered on-campus. Those who complete the program will be capable of leadership in a variety of settings, including community outpatient and hospital settings, the church and mission field, academia, and much more. This is a five year program.

Doctorate in Counselor Education & Supervision

Doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision

The Doctoral Program in Counselor Education & Supervision is an online program which prepares students to become faculty, clinical practitioners, counselor supervisors, administrators in mental health agencies and schools, researchers, and consultants. It takes about four years to complete this program.


Regent University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The Master's in Counseling programs and the Doctoral program in Counselor Education & Supervision is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). The Doctoral program in Clinical Psychology is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA); 202.336.5979;; Office of Program Consultation and Accreditation, 750 First Street, NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242.

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