Counseling Program Mission Statement

The Mission of the Counseling program at the University of Colorado Denver is to educate competent counselors who value inclusion and prize diversity such that they are prepared to offer a continuum of mental health services across a variety of settings for the benefit of the community and society.

Counseling Graduate Outcomes

Track

Graduates in the Past Year

Five-Year Completion Rate*

Exam Pass Rate**

Job Placement Rate***

School Counseling

20

82%

100%

100%

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

30

82%

100%

83%

Couple and Family Counseling/Therapy

16

77%

100%

93%

Last updated 09/2019

* The current rate includes students who started their program in 2011, 2012, and 2013.
** For School and Clinical Mental Health Counseling the Counselor Preparation Comprehensive Examination pass rate of our graduates is used. For Couple and Family Counseling/Therapy the information comes from the 2019 alumni survey. The rate includes the students who reported passing the National Marital and Family Therapy Examination or their state's equivalent licensing exam.
*** Job placement rate is a three-year average of the data collected from alumni surveys. The rate includes the recent alumni (survey it sent to students who graduated in prior year) who said they were employed in a position related to their program.

Evaluation Reports