Southeast Missouri State University  

The Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program has as its primary mission the preparation of a diverse group of learners from the Southeast Missouri region, the nation and the world community who can competently and ethically implement psychological principles, developmental understanding and counseling techniques to provide clients with the best opportunity to achieve a healthy functioning in the areas of educational, personal, social, and career development in many Mental Health settings. Please note that this program is currently accredited as a Community Counseling program.


Institution Location

One University Plaza MS 5550
Cape Girardeau MO, US
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Community Counseling

Program Degree


Program Contact

Dr. Janice Ward
  • Graduates of this program are considered CACREP graduates beginning September 1, 1996
  • Accreditation Start Date: March 1, 1998
  • Accreditation Expiration: February 14, 2014
  • Accreditation Status: Previously Accredited

Program History

The Community Counseling program was initially accredited in March 1998 and has maintained its accreditation.  It became a Clinical Mental Health Counseling program in January 2014.