Studyportals

Rehabilitation Counseling

University of Northern Colorado

M.A.
30 months
Duration
1150 USD/credit
1150 USD/credit
615 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Prepare for a career helping to improve the lives of those with disabilities, with the Rehabilitation Counseling program from University of Northern Colorado.

Join the leading study choice platform for free
  1. Get details of 180000+ English-taught programmes worldwide.
  2. Find, wishlist and compare your best fitting programme.
  3. Apply for scholarships worth up to €6,000.
account benefits visualised

Overview

The Rehabilitation Counseling master’s program at the University of Northern Colorado is one of the top programs of its kind in the United States. Accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), the 60-credit-hour degree program is known for its exceptional classroom teachers who are also recognized experts and seasoned researchers in the field of Rehabilitation Counseling. In recognition of our program’s quality, the U.S. Department of Education recently awarded UNC a five-year, $938,705 federal grant to train rehabilitation counselors at the master’s level.

Our Rehabilitation Counseling M.A. is designed to meet the needs of working professionals. About half of the required courses are completed online, with the other half offered on campus in the late afternoon and evening. On-campus courses are presented in three-hour blocks, so students need only come to campus once a week. Elective courses can be taken either online or on-campus. Typically, the program can be completed in two academic years, including one summer.

Your Future in Rehabilitation Counseling

Rehabilitation Counseling is a rapidly growing field that offers those with the right training and education excellent career potential. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in this field are expected to grow by 20 percent in the next decade. Graduates of the well-respected UNC Rehabilitation Counseling program are avidly recruited both regionally and nationally.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Rehabilitation Principles and Case Management
  • Vocational Evaluation and Assessment of People with Disabilities
  • Occupational Information and Job Placement
  • Medical Aspects of Disability

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
3 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It 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.
146 (verbal)
140 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The $60 non-refundable application fee can be paid using a VISA, MasterCard or Discover card.
  • Official high school transcripts and graduation certificates
  • Graduate applicants are expected to meet a 3.0 GPA equivalent
  • Please provide a clear, high resolution photocopy of the bio-page (photo-page) of your passport
  • All doctoral programs and some master’s, certificate and licensure programs require letters of recommendation.
  • Some graduate programs require supplemental application materials.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1150 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1150 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
  • National

    1150 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1150 USD per credit and a duration of 30 months.
  • In-State

    615 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 30 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.

Our partners

Rehabilitation Counseling
-
University of Northern Colorado

Wishlist