Thank you for your interest in the Master in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at SOU. We hope the information we have provided in this section about our application processes will help you become a more informed applicant for our program.

Priority deadline is February 1 every year. Student acceptance letters are mailed by late March and the cohort will begin classes in the Fall term. Following the priority deadline, there is rolling admissions until we are full.

Application to the 2024 cohort has been reopened. Apply Today!

Please review all of the documents pertaining to the application for the CMHC program:

For international students:

International students do NOT need to take the GRE.  Only the TOEFL test is required for acceptance.

Applicants MUST also complete a separate form to become a Southern Oregon University graduate student in addition to the CMHC application. See SOU Admissions.

The CMHC program accepts 22-24 students every year. A typical year averages 65 applications. The average undergraduate overall GPA is 3.44 with a range of 2.60 to 4.03. 

Please contact us directly for more information about the program or to address specific concerns.