Masters in Mental Health Counseling According to Student Reviews

The Top Masters in Mental Health Counseling Programs according to students are listed below:

1 Queens College CUNY 9.51
2 San Diego State University 9.47
3 Long Island University Brooklyn Campus 9.43
4 Marymount University 9.07
5 Fordham University 8.96
6 Hunter College – CUNY 8.87
7 CUNY John Jay College Criminal Justice 8.77
8 Rutgers University-New Brunswick 8.67
9 University of Missouri-St. Louis 8.63
10 Adler University 8.57
11 University of Cincinnati 8.48
12 Idaho State University 8.32
13 George Mason University 8.20
14 Columbia University NY 8.13
15 Loyola Marymount University 8.03
16 University of North Florida 7.84
17 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 7.70
18 Southern Methodist University 7.47
19 Kent State University-Main Campus 7.46
20 San Franciso State University 7.43
21 Hofstra University 7.33
22 Boston University 7.23
23 Alliant University 7.18
24 Cambridge College – Cambridge MA 7.17
25 Marquette University 7.15

Students may continue to review their programs at and qualify to win a $1,000 scholarship, awarded once per semester. Reviews will be incorporated into upcoming program rankings. Students often comment on their program. One Gueens College CUNY Mental Health Counseling grad student wrote, “I’m currently pursuing a master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling at Queens College. The faculty and staff are extremely supportive and encouraging. I’m so happy with my decision to pursue my degree here! is an excellent resource for future students interested in pursuing a graduate degree”.

METHODOLOGY reaches current and recent graduate students through scholarship entries as well as social media platforms. All psychology rankings cover a period from September 1, 2012 until September 30, 2015. assigns 15 ranking categories to each graduate program at each graduate school. Rankings cover a variety of student topics, such as academic competitiveness, career support, financial aid, and quality of network.

For a given graduate program, rankings are determined by calculating the average score for each program based on the 15 ranking categories. These scores are then compared across all ranked schools for that program and are translated into a final ranking for that graduate program, i.e., Psychology. A given graduate program is not ranked until a minimum threshold of graduate student surveys is completed for that graduate program.