The Department of Counselor Education is housed within the Daniel L. Goodwin College of Education. The College offers flexible day, evening and weekend classes. The Department offers flexible evening classes.
Students in the Rehabilitation Counseling program of the Northeastern Illinois University receive personalized attention from skilled professors in small class sizes, and gain valuable connections in the counseling field at local, national and international levels.
Northeastern offers an affordable tuition and convenient urban locations accessible by car or public transportation.
The Rehabilitation Counseling program prepares students for employment in such settings including, but not limited to:
- state vocational rehabilitation offices
- Veterans Affairs Administration
- Social Security Administration
- mental health systems
- developmental disability agencies
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- Developmental Counseling
- Theories Of Counseling
- Assessment And Evaluation In Counseling
- Individual Counseling Skills
- Group Counseling
- Career Development
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Application for Admission to Graduate Programs
- $30 application fee
- Counselor Education application
- Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended OR transcripts sent electronically to Northeastern Illinois University through Parchment or E-Script
- Two letters of recommendation
- Current resume
- A two-page essay, typed and double-spaced. The essay can be substituted for the Statement of Goals on the Graduate College application.
- Mandatory attendance at the Pre-admission Workshop (PAW). The PAW involves applicants participating in a series of group discussions facilitated by Counselor Education faculty. Dates and times to attend a PAW session are located on Page 2 of the Counselor Education application. Failure to attend the PAW will defer your application to the next application deadline.
- Optional: GRE (Graduate Record Exam) scores may be submitted by applicants with a lower GPA and/or as one measure in support of exceptionality.
International20760 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 865 USD per credit during 24 months.
National20760 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 865 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State10368 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 432 USD per credit during 24 months.
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