Counselor Education

The University of Mississippi School of Education

Counselor Education with emphasis in Play Therapy Questions

Are scholarships available?

Yes. Contact our Graduate Studies Office for in-depth information.

When will I graduate?

The program can be completed in 2 years. Our Online Ed.S. requires 8 classes + 4 semesters of practicum (25 credits).

How will my career change?

Upon finishing our Online Ed.S., you will meet the training and experience hour requirements to apply for the Registered Play Therapist credential from the Association for Play Therapy.

When can I work on classes?

Our Online Ed.S. program is designed to fit your life. We believe you should study online and on your time.

Are there face-to-face opportunities?

Yes. During your first summer semester, you will travel to UM’s Oxford campus for a three-day residency to work with our play therapy faculty.

How do I apply?

Applicants must fill out an application through UM’s Graduate School.