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


  • This program requires two site visits to campus.
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Three reference letters
  • Statement of purpose
  • GRE / MAT scores
  • Proof of English language proficiency, international applicants

Special Accreditation

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

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission