The Psychology Department at Loyola University Maryland offers two master's level courses of study. The Master of Science in Clinical Professional Counseling is for students interested in becoming a master's level mental health practitioner. The Master's plus is for prospective students who have already completed their master's and are looking for additional coursework to become a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in Maryland.
Prospective students interested in a doctoral level degree in Psychology should refer to the Psy.D. Program at Loyola
Master's (M.S.) in Clinical Professional Counseling
The 60-credit Master of Science in Clinical Professional Counseling (CPC) program prepares students to become master’s-level mental health practitioners. Students graduating from this program will have completed all the necessary coursework to become Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors (LCPC or Professional Counselor) in the state of Maryland or receive a similar credential in other states.
Master's Plus Program
The Master's Plus program is designed for students who have their master's degree in psychology or an allied field but need to complete additional course work to become a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in Maryland. This program is available to Loyola Master's graduates only.