The post-graduate advanced certificate in rehabilitation counseling is designed for current and aspiring rehabilitation counselors who intend to pursue the certified rehabilitation counselor credential, per Category R established by the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification.
The certificate requires 21 hours of post-graduate coursework in rehabilitation counseling.
NOTE: Background courses may be required if your undergraduate degree did not prepare you for current master level courses. Background courses are assessed on an as-needed basis after evaluation of undergraduate transcripts.
RHAB 5700 (3 hours) Introduction to Rehabilitation
RHAB 5710 (3 hours) Rehabilitation in a Multicultural Society
RHAB 5720 (3 hours) Rehabilitation Counseling Theories or RHAB 5721 (3 hours) Rehabilitation Counseling Applications
RHAB 5740 (3 hours) Rehabilitation Assessment
RHAB 5730 (3 hours) Disability Aspects I
RHAB 5741 (3 hours) Employment and Career Development
RHAB 5742 (3 hours) Case Management and Rehabilitation Services
Course substitution: RHAB 5731 (3 hours) Disability Aspects II may be substituted for RHAB 5720 if a counseling theories course has been taken as a part of their previous graduate degree. Other courses may be substituted with permission of the graduate advisor depending if taken a previous graduate degree(s).