Welcome to the Department of

Educational, School and Counseling Psychology (ESCP) 

  ESCP provides a diverse, supportive, and caring environment for students. Our faculty members create rich and stimulating learning opportunities through their teaching, research, and service. Our faculty are more than academic advisors and teachers - they are mentors providing students with role models featuring the scientist-practitioner model.

ESCP offers master's, educational specialist, and Ph.D. degrees in the first three emphasis area listed below. Health Education and promotion offers master's and doctoral degrees.

MU Campus

Hill Hall


The Ph.D. program in Counseling Psychology has been accredited continuously by the American Psychological Association (APA) since 1953 while the Ph.D. program in School Psychology has been accredited by APA since 1999. The specialist degree programs and doctoral programs in School Psychology and the school counseling master's degree program in Counseling Psychology are accredited by the Missouri Department of Elementary and secondary Education. All of our graduate emphasis areas have excellent state, regional, and national reputations.

We are excited to announce the new IES Postdoc:

The Missouri Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Research and Training in Education Sciences.