Earn Your Degree in Community Counseling

Community counselors support people going through the various challenges and stages of life. While the issues counselors face constantly change, these caring individuals strengthen their communities through their continued social and educational efforts. If you are called to this profession, the Department of Advanced Education Programs has a graduate degree that will provide you a flexible, high quality educational experience and help you satisfy state licensure requirements.

Master of Science in Counseling-Community Counseling 

The M.S. in Counseling assists you in developing the knowledge you need to aid your future clients. Intensive coursework coupled with diligent faculty mentorship gives you the tools you need to succeed in your on campus and online classes, and in your career. Keeping your need for flexibility in mind, 50 percent of your required classes are offered online, with the remaining courses held on campus on Fridays and Saturdays. Aligned with the standards of the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs, this accredited degree program prepares you to apply for licensure in the State of Kansas as a Licensed Professional Counselor or a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor.

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If you have any questions or would like additional information about the M.S. in Counseling-Community Counseling degree program, please contact Dr. Rebecca Culver-Turner, Fort Hays State University, 711 Park Street, Hays, KS 67601 at (785) 628-4642 or reculverturner@fhsu.edu.