Rehabilitation and knowledge of mental health is a demand that is needed for practicing or aspiring counselors as they work with individuals. The curriculum in the Rutgers program reflects the important areas that counselors need to know when working with individuals with disabilities. Accredited, this program includes content related to techniques, ethical standards, human growth and development, and more. Students also are required to complete a practicum and internship in New Jersey, New York, eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, or Maryland.
This program requires a practicum and internship experience in New Jersey, New York, eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, or Maryland. Students are also required to attend a residency in New Jersey each year.
- Bachelor’s degree
- Official transcripts
- Written statement
- Two letters of recommendation
Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
School Accreditation Statement
Middle States Commission on Higher Education