Educating our students to make a positive impact on the world
The department of counseling, leadership and special education consists of a collection of programs, each dedicated to developing our students into leaders and scholars in counseling and life-long education. As a student in our department, you will develop into an educator who is confident and assured in your abilities to have a positive personal impact on the world, and serve as an engaged citizen and leader in your community.
The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), has granted accreditation to the following programs in the Department of Counseling, Leadership, and Special Education at Missouri State University: Mental Health Counseling (M.S.) and School Counseling (M.S.)