MA in Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology

Admission Contact Information

Christina Edholm (EdholmC@missouri.edu)
16 Hill Hall; Columbia, MO 65211
573-882-7732

Admission Criteria

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Minimum TOEFL scores:
Internet-based test (iBT) Paper-based test (PBT)
92 580
  • Recommended GRE scores:
When did you take the GRE? Verbal + Quantitative   Analytical
Prior to August 1, 2011 1000   4.0
On or After August 1, 2011 300   4.0

Recommended Analytic Writing score = 4

Application Deadlines

  • Fall deadline: December 1st for all programs except Educational Psychology, which is January 15th
  • M Ed/MA in Health Education & Promotion - rolling deadline
  • Career & Sport Psychology- rolling deadline
  • M Ed, EdSp track in Mental Health Practices in Schools (online degrees) - rolling deadline Deadlines

Note: If an applicant is admitted but does not hold a bachelor’s degree in a related discipline or does not have relevant background course work, the applicant must complete prerequisite courses as specified by the faculty of the department.

Required Application Materials

To the Office of Graduate Studies:

  • All required Graduate Studies documents
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE scores
  • TOEFL scores
  • 3 letters of recommendation via the online application
  • Personal statement and vitae via online application per departmental requirements