Alvernia offers a quality education at a cost you can afford. Our tuition is competitive, and we are an outstanding value. We are committed to helping you find the best ways to finance your education. From our convenient payment plans to our popular tuition deferment program, you’ll find there are many options our Student Financial Planning Office provides to help make your tuition more affordable. Students who work in a non-profit organization may also receive a percentage off of their tuition.
Learning at Alvernia is designed to fit into your busy life. Alvernia offers the convenience you need so you can continue working full-time while earning your degree.
Students can choose to take classes where it’s most convenient. The Master of Arts in Community Counseling degree is offered on campus at our Reading and Philadelphia locations.
Judith Warchal, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Professor of Counselor Education/Psychology
“Our curriculum prepares students to provide ethical and accountable clinical services. Through advocacy and social action, graduates join other professional counselors to empower the people they serve.”
MACC Program Alumni Perspective
"The MACC program at Alvernia University provided me with the theory, practical skills, and ethical knowledge that I need to make decisions that are in the best interest of my clients while practicing as a licensed professional counselor." Read more.
Brandon Ballantyne, MA,LPC, NCC
Reading Health System
CMH - Adolescent/Adult Partial Programs
Alvernia's MACC program helped me develop the organization and communication skills I needed to become a successful counselor. The program's focus on ethics and real-world experience has made my education extremely worthwhile."
Rockella Baylock '16