So you’re interested in applying to the Mental Health/School Counseling program. Here are the steps that you will need to take:

Please Note: For admission to the Masters of Counseling Program, all material must be submitted to the Graduate Admissions Office here:

Once the Graduate Admissions Office receives the following information:

  • your application
  • one letter of reference
  • official transcripts
  • proof of citizenship
  • application fee

they will send your file to the counseling program faculty for review.

The detailed steps that outline the additional requirements for admission are outlined in the current version of the Counseling Program Student Handbook located on pages 9-12 here:

If you have any further questions regarding any of the counseling programs, we encourage you to meet with one of our counseling faculty:

We are waiting to meet you and can’t wait to see what you do!


Scully Building 404
Department of Psychology and Counseling 
One University Plaza, MS 5700
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701