Counselor Education

The counselor education program at UW- Whitewater is one of the best decisions I've ever made...I am currently in my 2nd year of the three year program and I've grown so much! ...The skills that we learn are ones that not only help me on a professional level, but in my personal life and relationships as well. My professors all have incredible counseling backgrounds and experiences...

-  Sarah Eberhard  (Clinical Mental Health Emphasis) Read More ›


Admissions is a competitive process based on criteria including academic preparation, ability to communicate effectively, potential to work with diverse populations, experience in counseling or related positions. There are two admission cycles: fall and spring...Read More ›

WInther Counseling Lab

The Winther Counseling Lab is a suite of rooms consisting of two classrooms, four interview rooms, and an office/observation room located in Winther Hall 3004. All rooms are equipped with video cameras and microphones to allow for recording and observing sessions... Read More ›

Clinical Mental

The clinical mental health counseling degree program (60 credit hours) meets the curriculum requirements for Professional Counselor Licensure...


The higher education emphasis (48 credit hours) provides coursework and experiences for those who plan to seek employment in post-secondary settings...


The school counseling emphasis (48 credit hours) has been designed for graduate students planning to become school counselors...


Graduate counseling certificate programs are designed for individuals who have a master's degree in counseling...