Location: Evanston, IL and online
Programs Offered: Master of Arts in Counseling
This top-ranked school offers a cutting-edge program for those who want to make an impact in the world of mental health. Set just outside of the culturally rich metropolis of Chicago, students at Northwestern have an opportunity to be immersed in the dynamic world of providing therapy to a diverse set of clients. For those needing more flexibility, Northwestern offers a high-quality online master's program as well. The program prides itself on being at the forefront of research and breakthrough therapy approaches. Students are taught to be reflective practitioners in a “learning-by-doing” model that immerses them in clinical work from the beginning. The fact that 100% of their counseling graduates passed the National Counselors Examination is a testament to their strong academic program.
University of Chicago offers 3 Counseling Psychology degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2020, 45 Counseling Psychology students graduated with students earning 41 Bachelor's degrees, 3 Doctoral degrees, and 1 Master's degree.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Northwestern University Evanston, IL||15 : 1||22,603|
|University of Chicago Chicago, IL||12 : 1||17,834|
|Illinois State University Normal, IL||23 : 1||20,720|
|Roosevelt University Chicago, IL||22 : 1||4,680|
|Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL||21 : 1||16,893|