Southern Methodist University

Special Interim Report Due

Institution Location

6116 N. Central Expressway
Suite 300
Dallas TX, US
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School Counseling

Locations and Delivery Types

Plano (accredited July 2018 - August 2019) Dallas (accredited July 2019)

Program Degree


Program Contact

Dr. Mario De La Garza

Accredited Under Standards


  • Graduates of this program are considered CACREP graduates beginning January 14, 2017
  • Accreditation Start Date: July 14, 2018
  • Accreditation Expiration: October 31, 2026
  • Accreditation Status: Accredited

Status Information

Additional information is required for the following standards:

1.S – The Counselor Education Program needs to ensure that at least half of the course credit hours are taught by core faculty.

1.X.3.a-c – The Counselor Education Program needs to address the core faculty identity and engagement requirements.

The specialty area was found to substantially meet the standards with some minor standard-related deficiencies for which the Board requires further information. The program is required to submit a Special Interim Report on the above listed standards for review by the CACREP Board prior to the accreditation expiration date.