We welcome ambitious students who have the commitment to enact positive social change in the world around them. Start your journey toward a future in counseling and human services by learning more about our admissions process.


Why Choose Wake Forest Online?


CACREP accredited
Our 100% online, CACREP-accredited programs are designed with working professionals in mind.


Our resources include 24/7 technical support and tutoring services.


Highly regarded
Learn from nationally renowned counseling thought leaders.


Find and secure an internship with our network of industry partners.


Our graduates have a 95% pass rate on the National Counselor exam.

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Which Wake Forest Online Degree in Counseling Is Right for You?

We’re committed to preparing future leaders like you to serve humanity through high-quality education. That’s why the WFU Graduate School of Arts and Sciences offers two online master’s programs. Choose your path to enact change.

Online Master in Counseling —
Clinical Mental Health

With the Online Master’s in Counseling Clinical Mental Health program, you can learn to work intimately with individuals who struggle with life and mental health issues — ranging from drug and substance abuse to family and marriage issues — by building therapeutic relationships and specialized clinical skills.

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Online Master in Counseling —
School Counseling

Prepare to serve the unique needs of the most vulnerable: children and their families. The Wake Forest University online school counseling program can prepare you to work in collaboration with educators, supporters and children’s family members to improve quality of life and boost their academic success.

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