I've just started using Grad Cafe, so thanks in advance for any advice you all can give!
I have very recently (as in three months ago) decided to investigate MSW programs, as well as Masters in Counseling Psychology programs. This is something I've always been interested in, but have just assumed that my undergrad (BA English) and work experience have sort of limited me from starting a new career without certain early steps taken first.
But ultimately I've decided that it's worth it to try and start out on this new career path. I've worked at a nonprofit in a large urban