Educational Specialist in Mental Health Practices in Schools
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

Whether you are a school counselor, teacher, administrator or mental health professional, the EdS in Mental Health Practices in Schools online can enhance your resume and build your knowledge base. This program promotes positive mental health among today’s youth, including communication strategies for working with parents, children and school personnel. Examine diversity issues and learn methods for assessing, identifying and managing behavioral disorders. Choose from electives ranging from bully and youth violence to wellness management.

This program follows a traditional semester with estimated completion in about two years.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Missouri-Columbia is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent