About the program

The Graduate Counseling Program emphasizes development of professional counselors and their professional identity, offering degrees in clinical mental health counseling, marriage and family counseling/therapy, and doctoral counselor education and supervision. Trevecca's Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is accredited by The Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

"I am forever indebted to Trevecca's Graduate Counseling Program. It helped me build a solid foundation for a great career in the mental health field."

David Mark Thomas

The master degree programs meet academic requirements for licensure, as these programs are designed to prepare students for licensure as a professional counselor (LPC-MHSP) or marriage and family therapist (LMFT) in the state of Tennessee. The counseling degree program is a 60-hour program which leads toward licensure as a professional counselor (LPC-MHSP). The marriage and family degree program is a 60-hour program which leads toward licensure as a marital and family therapist (LMFT).

Program of Study  Program Details - PDF

Application Information

  • Cycles of new students begin three times during the year: fall, spring, and summer.
  • Applications are now being received for the spring 2016 semester. Plans are to begin a Saturday cycle (class meeting from 8am—2:45pm).
  • Please submit applications for the spring semester by October 15, 2015.

Application Documents

Application packets may also be requested by contacting the Graduate Counseling office at admissions_gradcouns@trevecca.edu or by calling 615-248-1384.


Contact us via email or over the phone today.

admissions_gradcouns@trevecca.edu  615-248-1384