St. Cloud State University

College of Education

Rehabilitation Counseling

Address:

St. Cloud State UniversitySchool of Graduate Studies720 Fourth Avenue South

Stewart Hall 257

Saint Cloud, MN 56301

United States

Phone:

1-320-308-0121

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.S. - Rehabilitation Counseling

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Rehabilitation counselors help people deal with the personal, social, and vocational effects of disabilities. They counsel people with disabilities resulting from birth defects, illness or disease, accidents, or the stress of daily life. They evaluate the strengths and limitations of individuals, provide personal and vocational counseling, and arrange for medical care, independent living, vocational training and job placement. The scope of problems in the rehabilitation field is expanding and the number of individuals with disabilities is increasing. As the nature of services becomes more complex, opportunities in recent years have been excellent in all area of rehabilitation counseling. Degrees Offered Master of Science: Rehabilitation Counseling, Plan A (Thesis) at 52 credits Master of Science: Rehabilitation Counseling, Plan B (Written Comprehensive Exam) at 48 credits

Accreditation:

Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE)

International Student Requirements:

In addition to submitting an application, application fee, GRE/GMAT scores if required by program, and 3 letters of recommendation, international students must also submit scores from a language admission exam and financial documentation stating that the student can meet the cost of graduate study. Qualifying language admission exams and required scores are as follows: TOEFL: 550 on the paper exam or 79 on the iBT with no subscore under 17; Michigan Placement Test: 80; IELTS: 6.5

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 48-52

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 344.74 resident/538.86 non-resident USD

In State Tuition (per year): 9170 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 13829 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999