Adler Graduate School

Category: Graduate school | State: Minnesota

About Adler Graduate School

The Adler Graduate School is a free standing, not for profit graduate school that trains therapists, art therapists, marriage and family therapists, mental health counselors, school counselors, co-occurring disorder therapists, and has a program in Adlerian Studies. The degree is a Master's in Adlerian Counseling and Psychotherapy leading to licenses or certificates in the areas mentioned above. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. All course work can be done as a combination of online and on campus classes. Some programs can be completed totally on line with a short residency requirement.

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Why attend Adler Graduate School

Because of our online programs, military members may take classes wherever they are stationed and complete the residency requirements while on leave. Internship obligations for therapy training can also occur wherever the member may be and students can Skype into supervision classes to cover their Field Experience hours. Each class is 5 weeks long and is asynchronous so no need to be anywhere at a specific time as long as each assignment is completed in within 72 hours. So it is very convenient for military members.


Top Degrees

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition N/A N/A $13,200 $13,200
Fees N/A N/A $1,560 $1,560
Room N/A N/A N/A N/A
Board N/A N/A N/A N/A
Books N/A N/A $1,440 $1,440
Other Expenses N/A N/A N/A N/A
Totals N/A N/A $16,200 $16,200
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Signed the VA's Principles of Excellence for serving veterans and service members
  • Armed Forces Tuition Assistance (TA) Funding
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
      • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
      • Returning student receive reimbursement or remission of course fees
      • Offers evening programs
      • Offers weekend programs
      • Offers accelerated courses (i.e., 6-8 weeks course completion time)
      • On-campus living requirement for students at any point in their enrollment
      • Academic advising
      • Financial aid counseling
      • Accommodations for military students with disabilities