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Rehabilitation Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Rutgers University

24 months
Duration
1209 USD/credit 36270 USD/year
1209 USD/credit 36270 USD/year
806 USD/credit 24180 USD/year
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About

Are you interested in earning a masters in mental health counseling? As a student in the Rehabilitation Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling program of Rutgers University, you’ll gain the specialized knowledge, skills, and ability to counsel people with psychiatric, developmental, sensory, or physical disabilities.

Overview

About the Program

The cognitive behavioral counseling approach of the Rehabilitation Counseling - Clinical Mental Health Counseling program of Rutgers University focuses on helping clients develop strategies and skills to change problematic behaviors, cope better with difficult situations, manage their disability, and plan for the future.

Our 60-credit degree is designed to advance the career of experienced people already working in the human services field, as well as prepare people to enter the field.

Students have the flexibility to pursue a degree full-time or part-time, online, on campus, or through a combination of both.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical and Research Methods
  • Counseling Techniques
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Community Counseling and Resources
  • Medical Aspects of Disability
  • Career Development Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed an online Application for Admission form with non-refundable application fee.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution. Official transcripts for the degree must be submitted. Applicants in the final year of their bachelor’s degree are encouraged to submit an application. They may submit unofficial transcripts initially but must provide official transcripts indicating degree completion if offered admission to the program.
  • Written statement describing career goals, personal goals, and experiences as related to the degree.
  • Two letters of recommendation. Letters may be submitted electronically or in hard copy.
  • Interview by faculty. This interview may be conducted by phone for applicants who do not live in New Jersey or the surrounding area.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    36270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1209 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    36270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1209 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    24180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 806 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Newark

935 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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.

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