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Master of Education
Counseling & Human Development


The mission of the counseling & human development (CHD) program is to provide a practitioner-based, community-centered, student-focused mental health preparation program hallmarked by academic integrity, professional competence, and sound ethical principles.
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The master of education in counseling and human development is CACREP-accredited and meets the academic licensure requirements for Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

Licensure Notifications

Students outside of Kentucky are responsible for ensuring the CHD curriculum meets their state's educational requirements for licensure. Program determinations regarding licensure eligibility by state can be found here.


2022-23 Academic Year
  • A.P. White Campus (Columbia, KY) : $700
  • Community Campuses (Extended) : $491
  • Online Programs : $491
  • Application Fee : $35