Courses - MA in Rehabilitation Counseling

The MA in Rehabilitation Counseling is a 60-credit-hour program accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Full time course work entails enrolling in 9 credit hours for the fall and spring and 6 credit hours in the summer, although some students do enroll for 12 credit hours in fall and spring. Part-time course work is typically in 6 credit hours for the fall and spring and 3 credit hours in the summer. Student taking full time course work that consists of 9 to 12 credit hours in fall and spring and 6 credit hours in the summer are capable of completing the program in two academic years.

Required Courses

  • BCE 512 Counseling: Theory and Process
  • BCE 513 Career Development
  • BCE 514 Counseling Skills
  • BCE 517 Professional Issues, Ethics and Advocacy in Counseling
  • BCE 521 Group: Process and Procedures
  • BCE 522 Individual and Group Appraisal
  • BCE 533 Special Topics Work and Disability
  • BCE 540 Orientation to Rehabilitation Counseling
  • BCE 542 Medical, Functional, and Environmental Aspects of Disability I
  • BCE 545 Vocational Rehabilitation Case Management and Placement
  • BCE 611 Multicultural Counseling
  • BCE 613 Substance Abuse Counseling
  • BER 500 Research Methods in Education
  • BER 540 Quantitative Research I
  • BEP 550 Life Span Development
  • BSP 660 Psychopathology
  • BCE 546 Practicum in Rehabilitation Counseling
  • BCE 547 Internship in Rehabilitation Counseling (6 hours)
  • Adviser approved elective

This program requires a field placement component and it is the student's responsibility to secure a site for the field placement.

Please note that courses are subject to change.