Plan of Study

The program requires 44 semester hours for the major. Students generally begin the program at the beginning of the second semester of the sophomore year or the beginning of the junior year. The program of study concludes with an internship the last semester.

For requirements for a minor in Rehabilitation Services Education program click here.

Core Courses

Prefix Courses  Hours 
RE 290 Intro to Rehab Programs 3
RE 291 Survey of Disabling Conditions 3
RE 301 Rehab Research/Report Writing 1
RE 305 Ethics of Rehabilitation 3
RE 392 Survey of Mental/Psych. Disability 3
RE 510 Helping Relationships in Counseling 3
RE 641 Case Management in Rehabilitation 3
RE 636 Intro to Group Procedures 3
RE 683 Family Issues and Advocacy 3
RE 692 Vocational Information and Assessment 3
RE 695 Employment Issues in Rehab 3
RE 699 Internship in Rehab 9
RE 700 Seminar in Rehab Services 1
  RE Electives (with advisor approval) 3


Recommended Course Sequence

Sophomore Year:

Fall Semester Courses  Hours 
RE 290 Intro to Rehabilitation Programs 3
Spring Semester Courses Hours
RE 291 Survey of Disabling Conditions 3
RE 392 Survey of Mental/Psychological Disabilities 3


Junior Year:

Fall Semester  Courses Hours 
RE 301 Rehabilitation Research and Report Writing 1
RE 510 Helping Relationships in Counseling 3
RE 692 Vocational Information and Assessment 3
Spring Semester Courses Hours
RE 305 Ethics in Rehabilitation 3
RE 683 Family Issues and Advocacy 3
RE 695 Employment Issues in Rehabilitation 3


Senior Year:

Fall Semester Courses  Hours 
RE 636 Introduction to Group Procedures
(Prerequisite CE 510 or consent of instructor)
3
RE 641 Case Management in Rehabilitation 3
Spring Semester Courses Hours
RE 699 Internship in Rehabilitation 9
RE 700 Seminar in Rehabilitation Services 1


Remaining Hours for Major

(Program Electives) Select 3 hours from the following courses

RE 320 Sexuality and Disability (SUMMER) 
RE 540 Sign Language I (SPRING & FALL) 3
RE 541 Sign Language II (SPRING) 3
RE 560 Rehabilitation of Juvenile/Adult Offender (SPRING) 2
RE 660 Introduction to Addictions (FALL)
RE 670 Alcohol & Drug Abuse in Counseling (SPRING) 3
RE 681  Family Issues in Rehabilitation (SPRING) 1
RE 682 Behavioral Interventions in Rehabilitation (SPRING) 2
RE 741 Technology in Rehabilitation (FALL) 1
RE 743 Grant Writing in Human Services (SUMMER) 1
RE 744 Conflict Resolution (FALL) 1
RE 320 Psychopharmacology (SPRING) 1