Post-Graduate Credentialing & Employment Prospects

Licensure/Certification Eligibility

The 60/63 credit program meets academic requirements for the following licenses and/or certifications:

  • Licensed Professional Counselor-Associate (LPC-A)
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
  • Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC)
  • National Certified Counselor (NCC)
  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC)
  • State of Connecticut’s Department of Public Health (DPH)
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
  • Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC)

Employment Settings for Program Graduates

Employment opportunities exist in numerous settings such as human service agencies, community mental health centers, community rehabilitation programs, alcohol and drug treatment clinics, state and federal vocational rehabilitation agencies, rehabilitation hospitals, private rehabilitation companies, hospitals for individuals with a wide range of mental and emotional disabilities, managed behavioral healthcare organizations, correctional facilities, and private practice settings (post-LPC).