M.A. On Campus

Rehabilitation Counseling

University of Northern Colorado

30 months
1150 USD/credit 27600 USD/year
1150 USD/credit 27600 USD/year
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
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Prepare for a career helping to improve the lives of those with disabilities, with the Rehabilitation Counseling program from University of Northern Colorado.


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


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
146 (verbal)
140 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

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

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  • International

    27600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1150 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • National

    27600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1150 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • In-State

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 30 months.

Living costs for Greeley

950 - 1350 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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