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          • Edinboro counseling program earns nationwide ranking in clinical psychology

          Edinboro counseling program earns nationwide ranking in clinical psychology



          Graduate program awarded No. 11 Top Master’s Degree Programs award

          November 22, 2019

          Edinboro counseling program earns nationwide ranking in clinical psychology

          Edinboro University’s graduate-level clinical psychology program ranks among the top 30 online programs in the country, following a review from Online Psychology Degrees.

          The academic metrics agency validated Edinboro’s quality curriculum, program array and integration of practice, research and theory by granting the clinical psychology program the No. 11 rank among the Top Master’s Degree Programs.

          “Edinboro University is proud to be recognized for our outstanding programming for pre-service and practicing counselors, said Dr. Erinn Lake, executive director of Edinboro’s School of Graduate Studies. “Now, more than ever, our nation and the world needs competent, professional counselors who can provide services to enhance mental health and the quality of life for others.”

          Edinboro’s Master of Arts in Counseling – can be completed entirely online at the student’s convenience. Students who graduate from the program gain competencies in ethics, theory, clinical skills and school counselor roles.

          Among the array of programs within the Counseling master’s degree program are Art Therapy, Clinical Mental Health, College Counseling, Clinical Rehabilitation and Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

          Online Psychology Degrees published this ranking list to identify the top master’s degree program in Clinical Psychology based on average cost of graduate-level attendance, college rankings among U.S. News & World Report and accreditation of academic programs

          “These programs are designed to prepare students for work as clinical psychologists, which are highly trained mental health professionals who work with families or individual clients in need of psychiatric care,” said Jamie Weitl, communications manager for Online Psychology Degrees. “With nearly 200 clinical graduate programs to choose from, finding the school that is the right fit for your needs and goals can be a challenge.”

          Tuition and fees for a Pennsylvania resident studying off campus and online is calculated at $625.60 per credit hour, with non-Pennsylvania and international student tuition set at $730.10 per credit hour.

          Edinboro University’s clinical psychology program has received accreditation by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).

          For more information about Edinboro University’s clinical psychology curriculum within the Counseling graduate program, visit www.edinboro.edu/counseling.