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Educational Leadership and Human Development

Lovinger Building, Room 4101
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4341
Office Manager: Barb Hicks





requirements

Counselor Education Program Requirements

The Counselor Education Program at Central Missouri offers three areas of concentration: Elementary School Counseling, Secondary School Counseling and Community Counseling. Students complete course work specific to the settings in which they anticipate working after completing a core of courses common to all Counselor Education students. All students are required to successfully pass an exit examination.

Foundations Courses
Coun 5100 Foundations of Professional Counseling
Coun 5110 Orientation to Professional Counseling & Ethics
Coun 5500 Pre-Practicum in Professional Counseling
Coun 5510 Counseling Theories
Coun 5610 Introduction to Group Work

Common Core Courses (Required for all areas of concentration)
Coun 5310 Development Across the Life Span
Coun 5320 Mental Health Issues in Counseling
Coun 5410 Career Development and Counseling    
Coun 5710 Introduction to Assessment
Coun 5810 Program Evaluation & Research in Counseling

Advanced Status Courses (Require achievement of Advanced Status)
Coun 5230 Counseling Diverse Populations
Coun 5720 Analysis & Diagnosis of the Individual
Coun 5900 Practicum in Counseling

Concentration:  Students must complete all requirements in one of the following concentration areas.

Elementary School Counseling
Coun 5130 Management of Program Services
Coun 5520 Introduction to Play Therapy
Coun 6540 Parent and Family Counseling
Coun 6910 Internship in Professional Counseling

Secondary School Counseling
Coun 5130 Management of Program Services
Coun 5520 Introduction to Play Therapy
Coun 6540 Parent and Family Counseling
Coun 6910 Internship in Professional Counseling

Community Counseling
Coun 5131 Management of Comprehensive Community Counseling Programs
Coun 5520 Introduction to Play Therapy
Coun 6540 Parent and Family Counseling
Coun 6910 Internship in Professional Counseling