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Counselor Education


Rehabilitation Services Education

Program Mission and Objectives

The primary objectives of the rehabilitation services program are:

  1. To prepare students to assume positions as rehabilitation service specialists in a variety of human service settings.
  2. To prepare students to enter graduate study in Rehabilitation Counseling and related professional service fields.

The Rehabilitation Services Education program offers students a comprehensive yet practical foundation of principles, strategies, and experiences to facilitate employability in the broad fields of rehabilitation and human services.

Rehabilitation Services graduates enter careers in diverse fields:

  • Community Support Services
  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling
  • Mental Health
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Student Services
  • Residential Care
  • Supported Employment
  • Independent Living Services
  • Services to the Elderly
  • Child and Family Services
  • Corrections
  • Therapeutic Recreation

Students are eligible for the Certified Alcohol and Drug Abuse certification upon completion of the appropriate electives.