Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling
West Virginia University

Program Details

WVU offers this online MS in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling where you can be the key to helping others return to full, independent lives. Whether it's a physical disability, mental illness or drug addiction that others are working to overcome, you’ll acquire the skills and knowledge within this program to help them.  This is a unique master’s where you gain the skills for both mental health and rehabilitation counseling. The program is CACREP- accredited and offered nearly entirely online, with only two residencies required on campus. Coursework usually involves:

  • Disability Across the Lifespan
  • Medical Aspects of Rehabilitation
  • Career Development and Job Placement

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

West Virginia University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GMAT, GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires two site visits to campus.