School of Mental Health

Tuition & Fees

Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The total tuition cost for a Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree is $44,730. This is based on a four-quarter calendar system, each quarter is 12 weeks. The tuition rate for the 2024-2025 award year is $497 per credit. The degree requires 90 credits for completion and can be completed in 10 quarters (2.5 years).

Sonoran University is a participant in the Title IV federal student aid program administered by the United States Department of Education. For program offerings at Sonoran approved by the Department of Education, federal student aid is available for those students who qualify. Currently, Sonoran’s new Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling degree is pending approval from the Department of Education. Until the program receives Department of Education approval students enrolling in this program will not be eligible for Title IV federal student aid.

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MSCMHC - Three Year Program of Study

Program of StudyAverage CreditsTuitionInstitutional FeesTotal
Year One36$17,892$1,520$18,972
Year Two36.5$18,141$1,080$19,661
Year Three17.5$8,698$970$9,668

2024-2025 Tuition and Fees Components


The cost is an estimate based on the University’s 2024-2025 academic year tuition rate. Domestic and international students are charged the same tuition rate amount.

Institutional Fees:

The mandatory fees refer to quarterly and course related fees. Please refer to Sonoran University’s Course Catalog for a complete list of all fees.

The 2024-2025 tuition and fees reflected above can change annually. For inquiries concerning tuition and fees, contact the Business Services Office at

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