Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in the Field of Rehabilitation Counseling

The master of arts in education and human development in the field of rehabilitation counseling degree program meets the requirements for certification as a rehabilitation counselor (CRC) and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. It prepares highly knowledgeable graduates as professional rehabilitation counseling practitioners able to help empower individuals with physical, mental, emotional, and other disabilities to live a full, integrated, and independent lives across all areas of life (personal, family, and work). Students graduating from this program can obtain employment in public, nonprofit, and private rehabilitation settings. The program contains fourteen didactic courses and two experiential (practicum and internship).

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 48 credits in required courses. In addition, counseling students are required to complete 600 hours as part of their internships (300 hours per course) and 100 hours as part of their practicum. 

Required
CNSL 6151Professional and Ethical Orientation to Counseling
CNSL 6153Counseling Interview Skills
CNSL 6154Theories and Techniques of Counseling
CNSL 6155Career Counseling
CNSL 6157Individual Assessment in Counseling
CNSL 6161Group Counseling
CNSL 6163Social and Cultural Dimensions - CNS
CNSL 6185Internship in Counseling
CNSL 6186Advanced Internship in Counseling
CNSL 6269Practicum I in Counseling
CNSL 6376Foundations of Rehabilitation Counseling
CNSL 6378Disability Management and Psychosocial Rehabilitation
CNSL 6380Job Placement and Supported Employment
CNSL 6381Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Disabilities
EDUC 6114Introduction to Quantitative Research
HDEV 6108Life Span Human Development