M.Sc. On Campus

Rehabilitation Counseling

Emporia State University

12 months
17545 USD/year
17545 USD/year
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The purpose of the Rehabilitation Counseling program  offered at the Emporia State University is to prepare masters level rehabilitation counselors to work in a variety of rehabilitation settings.



The Rehabilitation Counseling program offered at the Emporia State University is the only one of its type in Kansas, and it is nationally accredited by the Rehabilitation Counseling, fully online masters degree.

The program is actively recruiting rehabilitation paraprofessionals employed throughout rural Kansas and Nebraska, in order to meet a growing need for energetic and dedicated rehabilitation counselors across the Heartland. Successful applicants express a desire to embark upon a career in the federal, public, tribal, or community rehabilitation sectors. Upon graduation, students are eligible to sit for the national certified rehabilitation counselor (CRC) exam. Rehabilitation counselors coordinate a range of pre-employment, employment, and vocational support services to persons with physical, intellectual, sensory, and mental-emotional disabilities.


The program is nationally accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) since 1975. 

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Psychosocial Development and Disability
  • Foundations of Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Rehabilitation Elective
  • Counseling Theories
  • Employment Issues in Rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation Elective

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA: dependent on academic program
  • Non-native English speakers should submit official English proficiency test (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo English Test) scores. Non-native English speakers who do not submit a test score will need to take an English placement exam upon arrival to Emporia State University.
  • Emporia State University offers beginner, intermediate and advanced courses for students who need to improve their communication skills.
  • The duration of time to complete the Intensive English Program is based on the English Proficiency Test score as well as the student's initiative and performance in class. Students may be allowed to enroll in one or more academic courses while enrolled in the Intensive English Program depending on their placement scores.

Tuition Fee

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    17545 USD/year
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  • National

    17545 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17545 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Kansas City

900 - 1400 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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