As of July 1, 2018 the State of Indiana changed the requirements for the LMHC and now only requires 700 hours for the license. If you have completed 700 hours of practicum and internship in a school or other facility, check the definition of Mental Health Counseling in the statute to make sure your experiential time will qualify you for the license. Most school counselors' experience in practicum and internship has qualified, but this is an individual matter between you and the Indiana License Board.
No, as long as you have graduated from a 48 credit hour master's degree program in a counseling related field, you are eligible to apply. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have taken all the courses outlined on the application for the LMHC from the State of Indiana. https://www.in.gov/pla/social.htm
It is important to read all the requirements for licensure at the State of Indiana Professional Licensing Agency.
Yes, federal loans are available for this program. For more information, contact Butler Financial Aid 317-940-8200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.