Texas Tech University

Counselor Education Degrees Offered

The Counselor Education programs offer the following degrees:

Ph.D. in Counselor Education

M.Ed. in Counselor Education

Clinical Mental Health Counseling
School Counseling
Ph.D. in Counselor Education

Certification in School Counseling

  • Certification in School Counseling is available to students who have a master's degree in another area. Certification students must complete all courses required for the master's degree.


  • Mental Health Counseling Certificate
  • College Student Counseling Certificate

Please note these are 15 hour certificates, not degree programs. A certificate does not replace a degree, nor does it replace a license. A certificate is a credential that shows advanced training in a field.

The Certificates listed above provide opportunities for professionals in counseling or a closely related field (social work, family counseling, etc.) who hold at minimum a master's degree to specialize in one of these areas.