Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling
Montana State University-Billings

Program Details

The Master of Science in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling degree is offered in a completely online format by the Billings campus of Montana State University. An objective of this program is to help equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to improve the quality of life for individuals with disabilities. This program achieves these goals through instructional, clinical, and other program-related activities. This program prepares its graduates to acquire employment in fields and positions such as: state and federal facilities, schools and universities, and other private and/or public social service organizations.


Application essay. Current vita or resume. Preference is given to students with an undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. Students with cumulative GPAs of 2.75 – 3.00 may be considered for provisional admission. Three letters of recommendation. Appropriate references include work and volunteer supervisors and college/ university faculty within the counseling/human services profession. Official notification of scores on the GRE general test. Preference is given to applicants who score above the 50th percentile on Verbal Reasoning and Analytical Writing. Applicants with GRE scores older than 3 years must retake the test.

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities