Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology, and Counseling

Master of Arts in Counseling


Informational Session for the MA in Counseling and Social Psychology Concentrations

February 24, 2017, The Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology and Counseling department will be hosting an information session in Teacher's College, Room 1008 from 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. (Eastern).  We will be presenting information about  the MA in Clinical Mental Health, Rehabilitation and School Counseling along with our MA in Social Psychology.  You will have the chance to meet faculty and current students along with a tour around Ball State's Campus.  Please click HERE to register for this event.  


The master’s programs within the Department of Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology and Counseling are designed for students who want to apply their education in real-world settings. Our students and alumni work in schools, counseling centers, agencies, and academic and organizational institutions to provide services for clients. We work on improving the quality of life for those we serve. 

An intensive, supervised internship is required, providing real-life work experience in the application of basic psychotherapeutic procedures and evaluation techniques in an approved and appropriate setting. To supplement your graduate study, you are also encouraged to hold student membership in the American Counseling Association (ACA)  or the American School Counselor Association (ASCA).

The Department of Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology and Counseling offers three program options for the MA in counseling and a dual major in Social Psychology and Counseling.

Program Options:

  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling Concentration
  • School Counseling Concentration
  • Rehabilitation Counseling Concentration
  • Dual Major in Social Psychology and Counseling

Counseling Program/Student Outcomes:

  • Enrollment
  • Completion Rate
  • Internships
  • Licensure
  • Employment