The MDHE offers free training for Missouri's financial aid community, high school counselors, and other college access professionals. Choose from the following training opportunities to meet the needs of you and your staff. Don't miss out! Receive training services announcements by subscribing to our electronic communications.

Beginner Financial Aid Training Videos

If you are a new financial aid officer, high school guidance counselor or college access professional with limited knowledge about financial aid programs and procedures, the MDHE’s beginner training videos are for you. Updated each spring, these videos provide essential information to help you navigate the ins and outs of federal and Missouri student financial aid.

Default Prevention Day

A  half-day training to deliver the latest trends used to encourage students to graduate from college with less debt, in addition to exploring ways in which institutions can help lower their cohort default rate.

MDHE Speakers Bureau

Upon request, a MDHE speaker is available for your customized presentation on a variety of topics to keep you informed with the latest knowledge and resources.

MDHE YouTube videos

Informative videos created for Missouri financial aid professionals and students about preparing and paying for college. Visit the MDHE's YouTube channel to find a playlist of videos specifically for financial aid and college access professionals as well as a playlist for students, parents, and consumer audiences.

Missouri Connections

An online resource sponsored by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education that allows Missouri citizens to determine their career interests, create an educational plan, and develop job searching strategies.