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Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling

24 months
Duration
15864 USD/year
15864 USD/year
7840 USD/year
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About

The Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling MA program from University of South Florida is offered by the College of Behavioral & Community Sciences.

Overview

The Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling MA program offered at University of South Florida trains counselors to work with physically, mentally, emotionally, and chemically disabled individuals. Training emphasizes psychological, social, medical, and vocational aspects of disability, and also the development and refinement of personal adjustment counseling skills. Graduates with this M.A. are prepared for careers as both rehabilitation specialists and mental health counselors.

Mission Statement

The mission of Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling Program is to promote quality behavioral health care for all, particularly people with disabilities, and to help the state and nation meet their human service and workforce needs in the area of rehabilitation and mental health counseling through teaching, research and service. The program prepares students with a solid grounding to become Certified Rehabilitation Counselors (CRC) and Licensed Mental Health Counselors (LMHC).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mental Health Counseling
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Legal, Ethical, Professional Standards and Issues in Counseling
  • Rehabilitation Counseling: Concepts and Applications
  • Medical Aspects of Disability
  • Substance Abuse Counseling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an approved regionally accredited institution (or international equivalent)
  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Online department application (which includes a personal statement of intent)
  • GRE scores
  • Interview (on campus)
  • Undergraduate statistics or research methods course
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15864 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15864 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7840 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Tampa

1122 - 1951 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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