Wellness-Oriented, Inclusive, Ready to Serve
The UNO Counseling Department offers CACREP-accredited (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs) masters degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) and School Counseling (SC) as well as a master’s degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education (SAHE). Grounded in promoting mental health, education, and wellness across the lifespan, our programs prepare individuals to work as professional counselors in a diverse range of settings, including mental health agencies, non-profits, hospitals, government agencies, public and private schools (PK-12), and higher education settings.
he Department of Counseling’s Community Clinic provides UNO students and residents of the Omaha metro community with a unique option for accessing affordable quality mental health services.
In 2014-15, 64 Counseling graduates provided over 44,800 clinic and mental health service hours.
Community Counseling Clinic: offering accessible, quality mental health services for the metro community.
Masters degrees in Counseling with concentrations in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling P-12, and Student Affairs Practice in Higher Education.
The mission of the UNO Counseling Department is to provide high quality academic and clinical preparation leading to eligibility for licensure and certification as professional counselors. Through a rigorous, evidence-based curriculum designed to train critical thinkers and reflective practitioners, candidates are prepared to work with diverse clients across multiple professional settings and engage and remain active as advocates and future leaders within and for the counseling profession and those we serve.