For more than 72 years, we have trained counselors to use their knowledge and degrees to serve children and families around North Carolina and the nation.
Why NC State
We offer multiple degrees and a graduate certificate program to help you achieve your career goals and meet the needs of others.
- Flexible | You can take courses online or in-person to earn a graduate certificate or advanced degree.
- Relevant | Your courses prepare you for the opportunities and challenges you face by providing hands-on experience both on and away from campus.
- Timely | You can earn a certificate in one or a degree in two to three years.
- Affordable | You can complete a program for less than $15,000 if you’re a North Carolina resident
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Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Using the School-College-Community Collaboration Model, we prepare students to work with professionals in different fields to promote wellness and benefits of the clients.
College Counseling and Student Development
Learn how to counsel and advise college students through a unique partnership between our faculty and professionals in NC State University’s counseling center, advising office, career services and diversity office.
Using the School-College-Community Collaboration Model, we equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to work as school counselors to promote the academic, career and social development of all K-12 students.
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May 13, 2021
College Counseling and Student Development Student Pam Rose ’21MED Is Passionate About Helping Others
What does your perfect job look like? For Pam Rose '21MED, a spring 2021 M.Ed. in College Counseling and Student Development online grad, it's a role where she helps to...
May 3, 2021
Meet Briana Campbell ’21MED: ‘I Believe There is Power in Being Vulnerable and Sharing One’s Story’
Briana Campbell ’21MED has wanted to be a member of a helping profession for as long as she can remember, but she was ultimately drawn to counseling because of her...
May 3, 2021
Meet Zakiya Futrell ’21MED: ‘I Knew That I Wanted to Help Those in Need and Clinical Mental Health Counseling Has Provided Me With the Avenue to Do So’
Zakiya Futrell ’21MED wants to become an advocate for mental health, particularly for people who are Black, Indigenous and people of color and those from low-income backgrounds, so she enrolled...
When you join the NC State College of Education, you receive the quality instruction you need at North Carolina’s leading college of education to become the counseling professional you want to be.
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