M.A. On Campus Online

Counseling and Rehabilitation

University of South Carolina

24 months
28368 USD/year
28368 USD/year
13254 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Many people struggle to navigate daily life because of a disability or because of societal barriers related to disability. The Counseling and Rehabilitation MA program offered at University of South Carolina will prepare you to help enhance the quality of life for those living with disabilities.


We train our graduates to be professional counselors with a specialized understanding of disability and disadvantagement-related issues. With a specialization in clinical rehabilitation counseling, our curriculum and service activities are focused on providing counseling and employment-related support to persons who have physical or mental disabilities, including addictions. Additional service perspectives focus on individuals who are disadvantaged by cultural differences and educational and economic impoverishment throughout the state and beyond.

At the Counseling and Rehabilitation MA program at University of South Carolina you'll get training in multiple areas, including: 

  • Individual and group counseling
  • Educational, vocational and psychosocial assessment
  • Clinical case management
  • Advocacy
  • Community program development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counseling  
  • Culture and Disability  
  • Human Growth and Development  
  • Career Counseling Theories and the World of Work  
  • Helping Relationships: Counseling Practice  
  • Rehabilitation Counseling Theories and Practice 
  • Group Counseling in Rehabilitation Settings  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official Transcripts
  • Official GRE or MAT Score
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28368 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14184 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    28368 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14184 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    13254 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6627 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Columbia

999 - 1508 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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