Counseling Program at Central Michigan University
Welcome to the Counseling Program website! The Counseling Program combines personal education with exciting experiential learning. There are opportunities to explore all areas of Professional counseling, including clinical mental health, addictions, and school counseling. You will find that faculty are friendly and attentive to your needs, and here to help you meet your career goals in an atmosphere that is personable and accommodates your lifestyle. In addition, our Counseling programs are designed so that students can attend either part- or full-time. Finally, the Counseling Program can meet your professional training needs by offering a terminal degree program at the masters level.
Mission, Vision, & Value
1. Mission: The mission of the Counseling Program at Central Michigan University is to provide high quality training that inspires emerging counselors to develop a strong professional identity and a lifelong passion for knowledge, wisdom and creativity. Through the implementation of our core program and specialized tracks, we encourage our students to be advocates for wellness and social justice and we help them develop the clinical skill necessary to meet the mental health, educational and career needs of an increasingly diverse society.
2. Vision: The CMU Counseling Program will become the pre-eminent training program in Mid-Michigan and surrounding areas for training, professional leadership, counseling skill development, knowledge, and research in clinical mental health counseling and school counseling, and will continue to expand its national reputation and prominence.