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M.A. in Pastoral Mental Health Counseling Program Outcomes and Data

Annual Outcomes for Fordham University's M.A. in Pastoral Mental Health Counseling

Year Number of Graduates Years to Completion Rate (Mean) Exam Pass Rate Employment Percentage Fully Licensed*
2019 12 2.4 100% (2 students)
5 students intend to take
5 in counseling field with limited permit
1 in educational counseling
1 in ministry in USA
1 in DMIN
1 seeking employment
3 international students in ministry
n/a
2018 6 2.8 100% (1 student)
3 students intend to take
3 in counseling
1 in ministry
1 in volunteer work
20%
2017 7 3.2 100% (2 students) 2 in counseling
1 in PhD program for counseling
1 in pastoral care
1 in advocacy work
2 international students
40%
2016 3 2.8 100% (1 student) 1 in counseling
1 in public health
1 international student
50%
2015 7 2.7 100% (4 students) 4 in counseling
1 in pastoral care
1 in education
1 international student
67%

*Percentages of graduates with full license does not include international students who were required to return to international countries for work or ministry. 


Please note that not all students intend to take the exam or become licensed professional counselors. Some of the students seek to work in ministry or are international students and return to their home countries.