M.Sc. On Campus Online

Rehabilitation Counseling

University of Wisconsin Stout

24 months
20620 USD/year
20620 USD/year
9540 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation Counseling at University of Wisconsin Stout is a counseling degree that prepares you to work with people with all types of disabilities including physical, cognitive, intellectual, psychological, and/or sensory disabilities.


As a rehabilitation counselor, you’ll assist clients and consumers to make decisions, reach their potential and optimize personal, social and economic independence.

Our Rehabilitation Counseling program at University of Wisconsin Stout is ranked as 4th best Rehabilitation Counseling Program in the U.S. by US News & World Report, and is fully accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). Our program has excellent employment rates with 20% growth projected. 

As a graduate of this program, you will be eligible and prepared to take the national Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) examination. Graduates will also be eligible to apply for the Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) credential in Wisconsin and may be eligible for similar credentials in other states.


Rehabilitation counselors work with a wide variety of individuals who experience physical, cognitive, developmental, psychological or emotional disabilities or other types of chronic illnesses. The goal of the rehabilitation counseling process is to facilitate independence and self-determination leading to positive vocational and psychosocial adjustment of persons with chronic illnesses and disabilities. Rehabilitation counselors provide individual and group counseling, vocational assessment, case management, service coordination and consultation services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research in Rehabilitation and Counseling
  • Program Evaluation
  • Research in Psychotherapy
  • Research Foundations
  • Foundations of Rehabilitation
  • Aspects of Disability: Physical Disabilities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • We recommend using our online application as the easiest and fastest way to apply
  • The $106 International application fee includes the $56 application fee and the $50 International processing fee.
  • Submit a completed Declaration of Finances form along with a formal written statement or official bank statement certifying that either the sponsor, prospective student’s parents, or prospective student has sufficient funds on deposit (in US dollars) to ensure full payment of expenses for the student’s first year of graduate study.
  • Academic records from all higher education institutions attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10310 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    20620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10310 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4770 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Menominee

1328 - 2202 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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