24 months
31530 USD/year
31530 USD/year
22568 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


In the Rehabilitation Counseling program at the University of North Texas, we train students to assist individuals with disabilities in achieving equal access to all areas of society.


Graduate Opportunities

The graduates work in the field as counselors and administrators, assisting individuals with disabilities to attain employment, well-being and optimum independence.

The University of North Texas Department of Disability and Addiction Rehabilitation provides course work leading to a Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation Counseling. The Rehabilitation Counseling courses are offered online or in face- to-face formats to accommodate personal and work obligations and diverse learning styles. Our goal is to provide you the best educational experience possible in a strong student-centered environment.

Upon graduation, you’re also eligible for national certification as a rehabilitation counselor and state licensure as a professional counselor.


The graduate program is ranked No. 15 nationally and No. 1 in Texas according to U.S. News & World Report. We also are accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.

Programme Structure

The faculty members are involved in a variety of research projects. Current research projects focus on:

  • Impact of disability in ethnic and cultural populations
  • Models of supported employment and community integration
  • Service delivery in the state vocational rehabilitation system
  • Substance abuse recovery and prevention
  • The impact of resilience on health outcomes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed departmental graduate program application
  • Personal statement
  • Résumé showing a minimum of one year of full-time employment
  • Two reference letters (one from a former instructor, the other from a former employer)
  • Personal interview with graduate faculty members

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    31530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    22568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22568 USD per year during 24 months.

Estimated expenses for international students will be provided on their immigration documents by the Division of International Affairs.

Living costs for Denton

1036 - 1920 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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