University of Central Missouri  

Our 54-semester-hour Master of Science degree program provides self-explorative, curricular and extracurricular experiences, personal development of essential dispositions, as well as supervised practicum and internships that prepare graduates to counsel in a variety of settings, such as community mental health, not for profit agencies, health care organizations, substance abuse treatment centers, business and industry, and private practice . This program meets the educational requirements for licensure as a Professional Counselor in Missouri and for National Counselor Certification. Our program is dedicated to developing a culturally diverse student population and to draw students from local, regional, national, and international locations.


Institution Location

Lovinger Building, Room 4101
PO Box 800
Warrensburg MO, US
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Community Counseling

Program Degree


Program Contact

Dr. Lucy Phillips
[email protected]
  • Graduates of this program are considered CACREP graduates beginning January 17, 2009
  • Accreditation Start Date: July 17, 2010
  • Accreditation Expiration: January 14, 2016
  • Accreditation Status: Previously Accredited

Program History

The Community Counseling program was initially accredited in July 2010 and has maintained its accreditation. In January 2016, the Community Counseling program was converted to a Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program.