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Master of Science Rehabilitation Counseling

Program Details

The Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling program prepares its graduates to be professional practitioners in a variety of community settings and institutions: hospitals, schools, rehabilitation agencies, career planning centers, employee assistance programs, clinics, residential treatment facilities, and other mental health agencies. It is a 60 credit master's which prepares students to meet the academic requirements for licensure in the state of Massachusetts and achieve national certification as a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC).


Two years of human services experience. A test score is not required if the applicant holds a graduate degree from a US accredited institution. Recommendations. Statement of purpose.

Two weeks of on campus study is required during the first summer of the program to complete two required clinical courses.

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education

Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)