Admission Requirements

The Counseling graduate programs adhere to the requirements outlined by the office of Graduate Admission. Applicants must:

  • Hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited academic institution (or international equivalent)
  • Submit GRE or MAT scores
  • International applicants: Successful completion of the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic
  • Complete the application process

Waiver of Admission Examination

You may qualify for a GRE/MAT waiver when applying for admission to Suffolk’s Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling program if you meet one of the following criteria:

  • You have graduated from an accredited college or university with a cumulative grade point average of 3.4 or above (out of 4.0), or 
  • You have graduated from Suffolk University with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above.