24 months
14738 USD/year
6002 USD/year
6002 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Clinical Mental Health Counseling program from University of Missouri–St. Louis is an evening program preparing professionals for work in community settings, universities, and businesses. Graduates are eligible for the Missouri Licensed Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor credentials

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The  Clinical Mental Health Counseling program from  University of Missouri–St. Louis  prepares students for work in a variety of community settings such as mental health clinics, community agencies, counseling centers, colleges, universities, and businesses, and for jobs as addictions counselors, career counselors, couples and family counselors, mental health counselors, child and adolescent counselors, and many others.

Key facts:

The traditional clinical mental health degree allows students to choose electives in an area of interest, such as couples and family counseling, addictions, career counseling, multicultural counseling, play therapy, and others while pursuing a rigorous course of study in clinical mental health counseling. The CMHC degree “school counseling certification option” provides opportunities for graduates to work in either elementary or secondary schools as certified school counselors (certified by the State of Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education), and to work in non-school clinical settings on matters that are general mental health related.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of Counseling
  • Ethical and Professional Issues in Counseling
  • Foundations for Multicultural Counseling
  • Group Procedures in Counseling
  • Individual Inventory
  • Helping-Relationship Skills *

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  •  Supplemental Applications
  • Official transcripts from all universities attended 
  • Entrance examinations 
  • Three letters of recommendation 
  • Grade Point Average

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7369 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    6002 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3001 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    6002 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3001 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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