Rehabilitation Counseling, M.A. | Online (optional) | George Washington University | Washington, D. C., United States
36 months
Duration
895 USD/credit 17900 USD/year
895 USD/credit 17900 USD/year
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About

The Rehabilitation Counseling Program at George Washington University is ranked 6th in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

Overview

Key facts

The program offered by George Washington University encompasses a wide range of rehabilitation counseling issues, theories and practices, including multicultural counseling, attitudinal and environmental barriers for people with disabilities, rehabilitation services, case management, medical and psychosocial aspects of disability, job placement and ethical standards for rehabilitation counselors.

The master's program in Rehabilitation Counseling prepares highly knowledgeable students to become professional practitioners to assist persons who are physically, mentally, emotionally, or socially disabled to become empowered and to assume or resume their place in society.

Ranked 6th in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE), GW’s Rehabilitation Counseling degree encompasses a wide range of counseling theories and practices, including multicultural counseling, attitudinal and environmental barriers for people with disabilities, rehabilitation services, case management, medical and psychosocial aspects of disability, job placement and ethical standards for rehabilitation counselors.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Professional and Ethical Orientation to Counseling
  • Counseling Interview Skills
  • Career Counseling
  • Theories and Techniques of Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Social and Cultural Dimensions of Counseling
  • Foundations/Practicum: Rehabilitation and Case Management
  • Disability Management and Psychosocial Rehabilitation
  • Job Placement and Supported Employment
  • Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Disabilities
  • Practicum/Internship in Counseling
  • Advanced Internship in Counseling
  • Quantitative Research or Introduction to Educational Statistics
  • Vocational Assessment of Individuals with Disabilities or Individual Assessment in Counseling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two (2) recommendations (preferably one from a faculty member and the other from a professional supervisor)
  • Transcripts are required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript.  Unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended should be uploaded to your online application.  Official transcripts are required only of applicants who are offered admission.
  • Statement of purpose
  • A resumé is required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    17900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • On-campus $1,765 per credit

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

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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.

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