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About

The Counseling - Rehabilitation and Mental Health degree offered by the University of Arizona prepares students to become certified rehabilitation counselors and licensed associate counselors.

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Overview

The mission of the  Counseling - Rehabilitation and Mental Health degree offered by the University of Arizona is to educate professional counselors to work with persons with disabilities as well as children and youth in school settings. Program curriculum draws from foundational content in rehabilitation and mental health counseling. 

Through leadership, advocacy, collaboration, data, and action, program graduates will be competent at identifying and overcoming barriers that impede equal access to educational, social, environmental, and career opportunities for all persons. Graduates will be dedicated to promoting and facilitating the personal achievement, empowerment, and quality of life of all the populations we serve.

Dept of Disability & Psychoeducational Studies

The Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies is committed to research about and teaching of students with disabilities and special abilities. The department’s research, teaching, and service address current issues in special education, rehabilitation, school psychology, and deaf studies. The Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies (DPS) is dedicated to advancing human and economic development through the empowerment and effective inclusion of culturally diverse individuals with disabilities and special abilities of all ages. 

Programme Structure

Core courses include:

  • Counseling Theories
  • Multicultural, and Familial Diversity in Counseling
  • Counseling Skills and Techniques
  • Group Counseling
  • Research Methods
  • Client Assessment
  • Diagnosis & Treatment of Mental Health Disorders
  • Medical Aspects of Disability
  • Problems of Drug Abuse
  • Ethical, Legal, & Professional Issues in Counseling
  • Practicum: Mental Health
  • Internship
  • Counseling with Couples and Families

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with a minimum GPA 3.0
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Resumé or CV

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 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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