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.
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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 EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent