University of Mississippi offers an online Education Specialist in Counselor Education with an emphasis in Play Therapy. This program can bridge to careers such as clinical social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, and more. The discipline is growing in demand, and this curriculum offers training and experience to obtain a Registered Play Therapist (RPT) credential.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
School Accreditation & Licensing
University of Mississippi is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)
- Students are required to attend a 1 week residency over the summer hosted in Oxford, MS.
- State-issued license in mental health field
- Minimum 1 year of experience