Master of Arts in Human Services, Mental Health Administration
This program is not intended to lead to certification or licensure.^
A Master of Arts in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization may be ideal for you if you:
- are a mental health professional looking to advance in your current career or
- want to begin a new career in mental health
- want to move into administration in your current career but need a master’s degree
- love your job and want to improve the mental health system
This degree program can provide you with the knowledge and tools you need to continue pursuing your dreams of helping others.
Contribute to the well-being of others when you earn your Master of Arts in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization. This specialization includes courses on the application of best practices in the administration of mental-health organizations. Learn to navigate mental health organizations’ structure. Devise the most effective decision-making and problem-solving methods that can be used in a human-services setting. Discover what motivates personal change and how to maximize the potential for change and development. Enjoy courses in human service policy, administration, and leadership. Specialize in Mental Health Administration and make a difference in people’s lives.
Career Fields Include
- Non-profit administration
- Volunteer management
- Department administration
- Program Management
- Program administration
- Community agency administration
Why choose University of the Rockies?
You have the opportunity to study with experienced professionals who understand the changing nature of mental health treatment and policy.
You will learn up-to-date information about trends and have the skills needed to make an impact on individuals, families, and systems.
The Master of Arts in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization is 33 credits, providing the opportunity to earn an advanced degree in approximately 18-24 months.
This program of study does not meet, nor is intended to meet, the requirements for professional licensure in the State of Colorado. The Master of Arts in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization program is not a licensure program.
The Master of Arts in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization program is not a licensure program. University of the Rockies cannot confirm whether its courses or programs meet requirements for professional licensure in your state. For information regarding professional licensure requirements in your state, you should contact the applicable licensing board or agency in your state and determine whether the program meets requirements for licensure in the state where you reside.
Additional information will be provided to you when you contact the school and during your first term in your program of study. Visit the link below for more information.
To be eligible for the Master of Arts in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization, a student must successfully complete the following:
- Program coursework of 33 credits; and
- A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00.
Note: The date of degree conferral recorded on the student’s transcript and diploma will reflect the end of the term in which the student completes all degree requirements. However, release of transcripts, diplomas, and verifications for degrees awarded are contingent upon submission of the Petition to Graduate form, payment of the graduation fee, and payment of any outstanding balances with the University.