Developing fundamental skills for helping professions.

Why Consider a Counseling Minor at Luther?

Prepares you for a traditional counseling degree such as a master’s degree in counseling or social work. You'll learn about the profession, study commonly-used practices, and implement techniques in a supervised setting.

Enhances nearly any major at the college. A counseling minor is an ideal complement to majors like biology, art, business, music, education, and other helping professions.

Provides a fundamental skill set for career success, even for those not working in a traditional therapeutic relationship. Understanding how to effectively manage human concerns is a desirable skill in any profession.

Why Study Counseling?

Thinking of a Career in Mental Health or Another Helping Profession?

Here's why Luther's counseling minor is an ideal complement to many fields of study:

  • If you're a social work and psychology major, it equips you with important knowledge and a skill set to continue graduate study for a career relating to mental health services.
  • If you're pursing another major, it provides the foundation knowledge to help you in your future career.

Learn what you can do with a counseling minor!

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