Counseling (MS) State Licensure

 

Licensure and certification requirements vary by state and may differ based upon the prior education and experience of the individual. Students are advised to contact the agency in the state in which they intend to pursue licensure to determine/confirm whether the course or program meets requirements for professional licensure in that state. Click on your state to review whether or not Prescott College's program meets, does not meet or the College is unable to make a determination of current requirements in your state.

Click here to view our program information.

Requirements by State

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Alabama State Licensing Board for more information

Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling
950 22nd Street North Suite 765
Birmingham AL 35203 
(205) 545-88716
Licensing Board Website
Gary.Williams@abec.alabama.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Alaska State Licensing Board for more information

Alaska Board of Professional Counselors
PO Box 110806
Juneau AK 99811
(907) 465-8444
Licensing Board Website
ProfessionalCounselors@Alaska.Gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Arkansas State Licensing Board for more information

Arkansas Board of Examiners in Counseling and Marriage and Family Therapy
101 E. Capitol, Suite 202
Little Rock AR 72201
(501) 683-5800
Licensing Board Website

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the California State Licensing Board for more information

Board of Behavioral Sciences
1625 North Market Blvd, Suite S200
Sacramento, CA 95834
(916)574-7830
Licensing Board website

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Colorado State Licensing Board for more information

Colorado State Board of Licensed Professional Counselors
1560 Broadway Street, Suite 1350
Denver, CO 80202
(303)894-7800
Licensing Board Website
dora_mentalhealthboard@state.co.us

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Connecticut State Licensing Board for more information

Connecticut Department of Public Health, Professional Counselor Licensure
410 Capital Ave MS #12 APP
Hartford, CT 06134
(860) 509-7603
Licensing Board Website
oplc.dph@ct.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Delaware State Licensing Board for more information

Professional Counsel of Mental Health Licensure
Cannon Building Suite 203 861 Silver Lake Blvd
Dover, DE 19904
(302) 744-4500
Licensing Board Website
customerservice.dpr@delaware.gov

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the District of Columbia State Licensing Board for more information

DC Health Professional Counseling Licensing 
899 North Capitol Street, NE 
Washington, DC 20002 
(202) 442-5955
Licensing Board Website
doh@dc.gov

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Florida State Licensing Board for more information

Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling 
4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin C-08 
Tallahassee, FL 32399 
(850) 245-4292
Licensing Board Website
janet.hartman@flhealth.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Georgia State Licensing Board for more information

Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers, and Marriage and Family Therapists
237 Coliseum Drive 
Macon, GA 31217 
(844) 753-7825
Licensing Board Website
jzimmerman@sos.ga.gov

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Guam State Licensing Board for more information

Health Professional Office
194 Hernan Cortez Ave
Terlaje Professional Building Suite 213
Hagatna, Guam
(671) 735-7405
Licensing Board Website

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Hawaii State Licensing Board for more information

Professional and Vocational Licensing Division
DCCA-PVL 3469
Honolulu HI 96801
(808) 586-3000
Licensing Board Website
pvl@dcca.hawaii.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Idaho State Licensing Board for more information

Board of Professional Counselors and Marriage & Family Therapists
Board of Occupational License
700 West State Street
Boise, ID 83720
(208) 334-3233
Licensing Board Website
cou@ibol.idaho.gov

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Illinois State Licensing Board for more information

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation 
100 West Randolph St, 9th Floor 
Chicago IL 60601 
(888) 473-4858 
Licensing Board Website

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Indiana State Licensing Board for more information

Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Board 
402 W. Washington St., Room W072 
Indianapolis IN 46204 
(317) 234-2054 
Licensing Board Website
pla8@pla.IN.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Iowa State Licensing Board for more information

Iowa Department of Public Health 
321 E. 12th Street 
Des Moines IA 50319 
(515) 281-7689 
Licensing Board Website
gerd.clabaugh@idph.iowa.gov

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Kansas State Licensing Board for more information

Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board 
700 SW Harrison St, Suite 420 
Topeka KS 66603 
(785) 296-3240 
Licensing Board Website

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Kentucky State Licensing Board for more information

Kentucky Board of Licensed Professional Counselors 
500 Mero Street, 2SC32 
Frankfort KY 40601 
(502) 782-8803 
Licensing Board Website
LPC@ky.gov

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Louisiana State Licensing Board for more information

Louisiana State Board of Licensed Professional Counselors 
11410 Lake Sherwood Ave. North Suite A 
Baton Rouge LA 70816 
(225) 295-8444 
Licensing Board Website
lpcboard@lpcboard.org

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Maine State Licensing Board for more information

Board of Counseling Professionals Licensure 
35 State House Station 
Augusta ME 04333 
(207) 624-8623
Licensing Board Website
counsel.board@maine.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Maryland State Licensing Board for more information

Maryland Board of Professional Counselors and Therapist 
4201 Patterson Avenue, Suite 316 
Baltimore MD 21215 
(410) 764-4732
Licensing Board Website

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Massachusetts State Licensing Board for more information

Massachusetts Board of Registration of Allied Mental Health and Human Services Professions 
1000 Washington Street, Suite 710 
Boston MA 2118 
(617) 727-3080 
Licensing Board Website
amh.board@mass.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Michigan State Licensing Board for more information

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs 
Ottawa Building, 611 W. Ottawa PO Box 30004 
Lansing MI 48909 
(517) 241-0199 
Licensing Board Website
bplhelp@michigan.gov

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Minnesota State Licensing Board for more information

Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health & Therapy 
2829 University Ave SE, Suite 210 
Minneapolis MN 55414 
(612) 548-2177 
Licensing Board Website
bbht.board@state.mn.us

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Mississippi State Licensing Board for more information

State Board of Examiners for Licensed Professional Counselors 
239 North Lamar Street, Suite 402 
Jackson MS 39201 
(601) 359-1010 
Licensing Board Website
info@lpc.ms.gov

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Missouri State Licensing Board for more information

Missouri Division of Professional Registration Committee for Professional Counselors 
3605 Missouri Boulevard PO Box 1335 
Jefferson City MO 65102 
(573) 751-0018 
Licensing Board Website
profcounselor@pr.mo.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Montana State Licensing Board for more information

Board of Behavioral Health 
PO Box 20013 
Helena MT 59620 
(406) 444-6880 
Licensing Board Website
DLIBSDHELP@MT.GOV

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Nebraska State Licensing Board for more information

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services 
DHHS Licensure Unit Attn: Mental Health 
PO Box 94986 
Lincoln NE 68509 
(402) 471-2117 
Licensing Board Website
DHHS.Licensure2117@nebraska.gov

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Nevada State Licensing Board for more information

State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors 
7324 West Cheyenne, Suite 9 
Las Vegas NV 89129 
(702)486-7388 
Licensing Board Website
Mftbd2@mftbd.nv.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the New Hampshire State Licensing Board for more information

Board of Mental Health Practice 
121 South Fruit Street, Suite 303 
Concord NH 03301 
(603) 271-2152 
Licensing Board Website
OPLC.BDMHP@oplc.nh.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the New Jersey State Licensing Board for more information

Professional Counselor Examiners Committee 
PO Box 45007 
Newark NJ 07101 
(973) 504-6582 
Licensing Board Website
CollazoM@dca.njoag.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the New Mexico State Licensing Board for more information

New Mexico Counseling and Therapy Practice Board 
Toney Anaya Building, 2550 Cerrillos Road, Second Floor
Santa Fe NM 87504 
(505) 476-4622 
Licensing Board Website
counseling.board@state.nm.us

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the New York State Licensing Board for more information

Professional Education Program Review New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions
89 Washington Avenue
Albany NY 12234 
(518) 474-3817, ext. 360
Licensing Board Website
MHPBD@nysed.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the North Carolina State Licensing Board for more information

NC Counseling Association 
PO Box 20875 
Raleigh NC 27619 
(888) 308-6222 
Licensing Board Website
c_kirven@nccounseling.org

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the North Dakota State Licensing Board for more information

North Dakota Board of Counselor Examiners 
2112 10th Avenue SE 
Mandan ND 58554 
(701) 667-5969 
Licensing Board Website
ndbce@outlook.com

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Ohio State Licensing Board for more information

Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board 
77 South High Street, 24th Floor, Room 2468 
Columbus OH 43215 
(614) 466-0912 
Licensing Board Website
cswmft.info@cswb.ohio.gov

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Oklahoma State Licensing Board for more information

Oklahoma State Board of Behavioral Health 
3815 N. Santa Fe, Suite 110 
Oklahoma City OK 73118 
(405) 522-3696 
Licensing Board Website
Kelly.Collins@ok.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Oregon State Licensing Board for more information

Oregon State Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists
3218 Pringle Rd SE Suite 250 
Salem, OR 97302 
(503)378-5499
Licensing Board Website
lpc.board@state.or.us

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Pennsylvania State Licensing Board for more information

Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs Penn Center
2601 N. 3rd Street 
Harrisburg PA 17110 
(833) 367-2762 
Licensing Board Website
RA-BPOA@pa.gov

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Puerto Rico State Licensing Board for more information

Puerto Rico Board of Examiners in Psychology 
10200 San Juan PR 908 
(787) 765-2929 
Licensing Board Website
contactus@salud.pr.gov

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Rhode Island State Licensing Board for more information

RI Department of Health, Board of Mental Health Counselors and Marriage & Family Therapists 
Three Capitol Hill Room 104 
Providence RI 2908 
(401) 222-2828 
Licensing Board Website
jmichel.martineau@health.ri.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the South Carolina State Licensing Board for more information

South Carolina Board of Examiners in Psychology 
110 Centerview Dr, Suite 202 
Columbia SC 29210 
(803) 896-4658 
Licensing Board Website
Contact.Counselor@llr.sc.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the South Dakota State Licensing Board for more information

South Dakota Board of Examiners for Counselors & Marriage and Family Therapists 
1351 N. Harrison Avenue 
Pierre SD 57501 
(605) 224-1721 
Licensing Board Website
SDBCE@midwestsolutionssd.com

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Tennessee State Licensing Board for more information

Board of Licensed Professional Counselors, Licensed Marital and Family Therapists and Licensed Pastoral Therapists 
710 James Robertson Parkway 
Nashville TN 37243 
(615) 741-5735 
Licensing Board Website

we are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Texas State Licensing Board for more information

Texas Department of State Health Services- Texas Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors 
PO Box 149347 
Austin TX 78714 
(512) 834-6658 
Licensing Board Website
lpc@hhsc.state.tx.us 

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Utah State Licensing Board for more information

Utah Department of Commerce, Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing
Heber M. Wells Bldg., 4th Floor, 160 East 300
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 530-6628
Licensing Board Website
jzaelit@utah.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Vermont State Licensing Board for more information

Board of Allied Mental Health - VT Secretary of State's Office 
128 State Street 
Montpelier VT 05633 
(802) 828-2390 
Licensing Board Website
diane.lafaille@vermont.gov

We are unable to determine from the information available if our curriculum fully meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Virgin Islands State Licensing Board for more information

Virgin Islands Department of Health
St. Croix Office 
Charles Harwood Complex
3500 Est. Richmond
Christiansted, VI 00820
(340) 718-1311
Licensing Board Website

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Virginia State Licensing Board for more information

Virginia Department of Health Professions Board of Counseling 
Perimeter Center 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300 
Henrico VA 23233 
(804) 367-4610 
Licensing Board Website
Coun@dhp.virginia.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Washington State Licensing Board for more information

Certified Counselors and Hypnotherapists Advisory Committee
Town Center 2, 111 Israel Road SE
Tumwater, WA 98501
(360) 236-4700
Licensing Board Website
hsqa.csc@doh.wa.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the West Virginia State Licensing Board for more information

WV Board Examiners in Counseling 
815 Quarrier Street, Suite 212 
Charleston WV 25301 
(304) 558-5494 
Licensing Board Website
counselingboard@msn.com

Our curriculum does not fully meet the educational requirements for licensure in your state. Please note that it is not uncommon for students to complete additional coursework in the form of an independent study, or extra credits in internship, to meet their state’s credentialing/licensure requirements. And to date, we are not aware of anyone who has graduated from our program that has not been able to obtain licensure in their respective state.

Contact the Wisconsin State Licensing Board for more information

State of Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services 
4822 Madison Yards Way 
Madison WI 53705 
(608) 266-2112 
Licensing Board Website
Christian.Albouras@wisconsin.gov

Our curriculum meets the educational requirements for licensure in your state.

Contact the Wyoming State Licensing Board for more information

Wyoming Mental Health Professions Licensing Board 
2001 Capitol Ave., Rm 105 
Cheyenne WY 82002 
(307) 777-7788 
Licensing Board Website
wyomhplb@wyo.gov