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Hawaii Rehabilitation Counseling

University of Hawaii at Manoa

Master Online
36 months
Duration
33648 USD/year
33648 USD/year
15600 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Hawaii Rehabilitation Counseling program (HRC) at University of Hawaii at Manoa prepares graduate students to become successful practitioners and administrators in the field of vocational rehabilitation. This 48-credit distance education program leads  to a Master of Science degree in Kinesiology & Rehabilitation Science, with a specialization in Rehabilitation Counseling.  

Overview

Students in the Hawaii Rehabilitation Counseling program benefit from a culturally-diverse student body, faculty and staff. The outcome of this type of experience is graduates who are prepared to work in a society with clients representing a wide range of backgrounds and beliefs (including individuals with disabilities, veterans, injured active duty service members, and citizens with cultural and language differences).

Multicultural Global Experience

Committed to being the leading indigenous serving university in the country, University of Hawaii at Manoa proudly delivers a unique multicultural global experience in a Hawaiian place of learning, with a long history of adherence to the principles of sustainability and the essence of aloha—truly like nowhere else on earth.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
  • Counseling: Theory and Practice
  • Career Development and Vocational Counseling
  • Research and Evaluation in Rehabilitation
  • Counseling: Group Theory and Practice
  • Cross-Cultural Counseling
  • Principles and Practice of Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Disability
  • Case Management
  • Ethical Issues for Helping Professions
  • Vocational Evaluation and Assessment in Rehabilitation
  • Theory and Techniques of Job Placement

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

Online
  • Semi-structured
  • Regular mandatory meetings
  • Only feedback on assignments and exams
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible, an applicant must hold or expect to hold prior to matriculation a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university, or an equivalent degree from a recognized non-U.S. institution of higher education. At minimum, the applicant needs to demonstrate above average academic performance (B average, usually a 3.0 on a 1.0-4.0 scale) for undergraduate course work and for any post-baccalaureate or graduate course work. 
  • Because the number of qualified applicants exceeds the number of spaces available, admission is competitive.  Meeting minimum admissions standards does not guarantee admission.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16824 USD per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    33648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16824 USD per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • In-State

    15600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7800 USD per semester and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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