MEd in Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology

Admission Contact Information

Christina Edholm (
16 Hill Hall; Columbia, MO 65211

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
On or after August 1, 2014 305 4.0

Recommended Analytic Writing score = 4

Application Deadlines

  • Fall deadline: December 1st for most programs except Educational Psychology and Statistics, Measurement, and Evaluation in Education (SMEE), which is January 15th
  • M Ed, EdSp in Mental Health Practices in Schools (online degrees) - rolling admission
  • M Ed in Positive Coaching (online degree) - rolling admission

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

Note: Online programs do NOT require GRE scores.  Check individual online programs for required application materials.