Rehabilitation Counseling and Community Inclusion (M.A.)
Admission to this program is contingent upon admission to the Graduate School. To qualify for admission, applicants must have a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university, adequate preparation and the ability to pursue graduate study in the area of rehabilitation counseling. Regular admission may be recommended with a grade point average of 3.0 or above for undergraduate coursework. Detailed information on admission can be obtained from the counseling program area.
The Master of Arts degree in this discipline requires the completion of a minimum fifty-five credits. Course requirements include:
|RCI 7120||Assessment for Counselors and Rehabilitation||3|
|RCI 7150||Rehabilitation Counseling Professional Roles||3|
|RCI 7410||Foundations of Rehabilitation Counseling||3|
|RCI 7420||Medical Aspects of Disability||3|
|RCI 7430||Counseling Practicum 1||4|
|RCI 7450||Employment for Persons with Disabilities||3|
|RCI 7460||Counseling Internship 2||1-6|
|RCI 7470||Family and Community Support for Inclusion||3|
|RCI 7480||Psychosocial Aspects of Disability||3|
|RCI 7510||Special Topics in Rehabilitation Counseling||1-3|
|CED 6080||Theories of Counseling||3|
|CED 7000||Introduction to Group Work||2|
|CED 7010||Group Counseling Participation||2|
|CED 7040||Techniques of Counseling||4|
|CED 7080||Career Development and Counseling||3|
|CED 7730||Cultural and Diversity Issues in Mental Health Treatment Research||3|
|EDP 7490||Psychological Evaluation I||1-3|
|EER 7640||Fundamentals of Quantitative Research||3|
|ED 7999||Terminal Master's Seminar and Essay or Project 3||3|
Minimum of 100 clock hours required.
Minimum of 600 clock hours required.
Terminal master's project with an emphasis on rehabilitation counseling.
All coursework must be completed in accordance with the academic procedures of the College of Education and the Graduate School's regulations governing graduate scholarship and degrees. All Plans of Work are developed in consultation with the student's assigned advisor.
The above outlines of recommended minimum degree program requirements are consistent the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE), the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC) and the state of Michigan licensure requirements.