• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
The Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling (CRC) Master’s Degree program at Wright State University was developed from the previously offered Rehabilitation Counseling/Severe Disabilities (RCSD) program. This program leads to a Master of Rehabilitation Counseling (M.R.C.). 

About

The program of study for the Rehabilitation Counseling  program at Wright State University is designed to allow students/graduates qualify to sit for the CRC (Certified Rehabilitation Counselor) examination that is the preeminent national credential in the field of rehabilitation counseling. The CRC program of study is also designed to allow students/graduates to sit for the National Counselor Examination (NCE), and become licensed professional counselors (LPC) in the State of Ohio. Out-of-state applicants to the program will need to check with counseling licensure requirements in their state. 

Career

Graduates of this program can work with people experiencing a variety of concerns that include physical, mental, emotional, and/or social disabilities. The CLRC program leads to careers as clinical rehabilitation counselors, vocational rehabilitation counselors, rehabilitation specialists, and vocational evaluators. Graduates work in a variety of settings, which include local, state, federal agencies, hospitals, and private practice. This program is available via distance learning (online) and in a traditional classroom setting.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling Theory and Practice
  • Techniques of Counseling
  • Statistics, Research and Program Evaluation for Counseling
  • Clinical Pathology in Counseling
  • Group Background and Theory
  • Career Counseling and Development
  • Marriage and Family Counseling
  • Systems Theory
  • Counseling for Life-Span Development

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
    60-69 credit hours
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.7

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.7 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • The minimum GRE score for regular admission consideration is 291 on the sub-scales Verbal and Quantitative combined. 

    This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

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    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

In addition to meeting requirements for admission established by the Graduate School, candidates for these degrees who do not meet the minimum cumulative GPA requirement of 3.3 to waive the GRE or MAT, must submit satisfactory Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT) scores, unless otherwise noted. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1125 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1125 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    660 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 660 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Dayton

  • 880 - 1360 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

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