7504 - Counseling Psychology: Rehabilitation Counseling

General

Program Title
Counseling Psychology: Rehabilitation Counseling
Degree Designation
MS
Program Level
Graduate
Instruction Mode
On Campus
Program Description
Rehabilitation counselors help people deal with the personal, social, and vocational effects of disabilities. They counsel people with disabilities resulting from birth defects, illness or disease, accidents, or the stress of daily life. They evaluate the strengths and limitations of individuals, provide personal and vocational counseling, and arrange for medical care, independent living, vocational training and job placement. The scope of problems in the rehabilitation field is expanding and the number of individuals with disabilities is increasing. Opportunities in recent years have been excellent in all areas of rehabilitation counseling.
Department(s)
Community Psychology, Counseling & Family Therapy
College/School
School of Health and Human Services
Status
Active

Requirements

Admissions Requirements

  • The GRE is required.

Notes

2.75 All counseling concentrations include a common core of course work prerequisite to the supervised counseling practicum experience: RHAB 650, COUN 668, COUN 651, RHAB 677, COUN 667, RHAB 652, COUN 666, RHAB 678. Online, hybrid and on-campus courses available for this program. Both Plan A and B options require a comprehensive exit exam.

Graduate Plan A

Core: 66

Electives: Pre-Practicum (24 credits): RHAB 650, COUN 668, COUN 651, COUN 667, COUN 667, RHAB 652, COUN 666, RHAB 678 Rehabilitation Counseling: Clinical courses (36 credits): RHAB 629, COUN 664, RHAB 633, RHAB 667, COUN 684, COUN 658, COUN 603, RHAB 697, RHAB 653, COUN 659, RHAB 685, RHAB 697 Thesis: 6 credits. Total Credits: 66

Research: 0 credits

Graduate Plan B

Credits: 12 credits: CEEP 675, CEEP 678,CEEP 699

Comments: 60

Electives: Pre-Practicum (24 credits): RHAB 650, COUN 668, COUN 651, COUN 667, COUN 667, RHAB 652, COUN 666, RHAB 678 Rehabilitation Counseling: Clinical courses (36 credits): RHAB 629, COUN 664, RHAB 633, RHAB 667, COUN 684, COUN 658, COUN 603, RHAB 697, RHAB 653, COUN 659, RHAB 685, RHAB 697 Total Credits: 60

Graduate Plan C

Comments: 6 credits: RHAB 677, RHAB 678

See program website for additional information.

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