With professionally aligned curriculum focused on real-world
application, Capella’s master’s in counseling programs help you
learn—and apply—practical skills right away to offer support to
families, groups, and communities.
Capella is one of the few online universities offering both CACREP-
and COAMFTE-accredited degree programs in counseling.
Our master’s counseling programs are built around professional
standards to help you prepare for state licensure eligibility.
Each member of our experienced counseling faculty has a doctoral
degree and is actively engaged in the field.
Explore time- and money-saving opportunities like 10% military
discounts, scholarships, and credit transfers.
Earn credits for licensure, or grow your knowledge on a specific
topic with an individual counseling course.
Reach your goals with the help of our support teams—including those
dedicated to licensure and fieldwork requirements.
Interested in a career in counseling? Here are four options to
Licensure requirements can be complex. Find out how to prepare for
Find out how students combine coursework and field experience in an
online counseling program.