Overview - MA in Rehabilitation Counseling
Delivery Format - Online
Number of Credit Hours - 60
Tuition per Hour - $420
Fees - $10 graduate College of Education fee (per hour)
Accreditation - Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
Practicum - Yes
Priority Application Deadline - October 15, March 15 and May 15
Programs, courses and tuition subject to change.
Learn to provide quality counseling services for individuals with disabilities and their families by earning your degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from The University of Alabama.
Rehabilitation counselors encourage and support clients with disabilities and their families as they learn to fully participate in their communities. As a rehabilitation counselor you will provide individual and group counseling, vocational assessment, case management, advocacy, and assistive technology and consultation services to help those with disabilities meet personal, social, vocational, psychological, independent living and quality-of-life goals. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts the field to grow 20 percent from 2012 to 2022, which is much faster than average for all career fields.
This program is offered fully online and adheres to the learning standards set by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.
While enrolled in the program, you will enjoy active learning opportunities and a curriculum complete with live class lectures and clinical experiences. Upon graduation you will be prepared to work in public and private settings, rural and urban communities and address a diverse array of needs.