Master of Science in Clinical Counseling

The CACREP-accredited Master of Science in Clinical Counseling program is a professional development program designed to prepare graduates with knowledge and skills necessary to apply for licensure in Missouri as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).

Master of Science in Clinical Counseling Degree Program Offerings

The MSCC program is digitally delivered.


About This Program

  • The MSCC program at CMU aims to graduate competent, socially conscious, reflective, evidence-based counselors who understand an individual's development through the life span and are able to meet the needs of a diverse society. In order to achieve that aim, counseling graduates are exposed to formal academic knowledge, applicable skills, and the clinical learning experiences.
  • The MSCC program is 60 credit hours in length and may be completed in less than three calendar years through a full-time course of study.
  • The digitally delivered MSCC program is CACREP-accredited as a clinical mental health program.
  • Graduates of this program will be employable in clinical counseling arenas such as correctional facilities, mental health centers, and psychiatric institutions, or be prepared to work in private practice.

Degree Available

Certificates Available

*Mental Health Certificate is available upon approval. 

Admission Requirements

Students wishing to pursue a Master of Science in Clinical Counseling must meet the requirements for acceptance into the graduate counseling program.

Master of Science in Clinical Counseling Requirements

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