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Counseling Department Outcome Measures

Master's in Counseling Degree Program Outcomes

From fall 2018 through spring 2019, there were 62 graduates from the clinical mental health counseling program and 15 graduates from the school counseling program. National Louis University has a diverse student population in master’s level counseling programs. In fall 2018, female students represented 82 percent and male students represented 18 percent. Approximately 57 percent of the total counseling student population self-identified as a student of color.

Clinical mental health counseling students graduating in 2019 (2016 start) had a 69 percent completion rate. School counseling students graduating in 2019 (2016 start) had a 100 percent completion rate.

The National Counselor Examination (NCE) pass rate for academic year 2018-2019 was 76 percent. The school counselor pass rate on the Illinois State Board of Education content exam for licensure for 2018-2019 was 100 percent.

Employment data for clinical graduates who were seeking employment at the time of graduation was 71 percent and employment data for school graduates who were seeking employment at the time of graduation was 60 percent.

Click on the link below for a copy of the most recent summary report on the program's outcomes and most recent programmatic changes. For previous reports, contact our Program Assessment Lead Tara Bryant-Edwards at TBEdwards@nl.edu

2019 Executive Summary Assessment Outcomes

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  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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