What We Do
Is there a spark inside of you that ignites at the thought of positively impacting another’s life? Does the idea of a career in empowering individuals with disabilities and addiction make you feel inspired?
Our department is comprised of community engaged academics—an education that reaches out, beyond the classroom and into the community. From a a progressive undergraduate program in Rehabilitation Studies to a top-ranked graduate program in Rehabilitation Counseling to our minors and certificates, we prepare professionals to enter the work force and give individuals with disabilities (physical, cognitive or mental health, etc) and/or substance use disorders the tools to maintain an independent, functioning and self-sustaining life. A diverse group of individuals enter our programs as students and graduate into various careers such as job coaches, rehabilitation counselors, employment specialists and substance use treatment workers, etc. If you have something to offer individuals with disabilities or substance use disorders, our department can offer you the building blocks to get there. With more than a 90% employment rate post-graduation for our master’s program, hands-on experience and a diverse and exceptional faculty, you will be prepared to start making a true, positive change. Let your spark become a flame.
Who Are You?
Undergraduate Program in Rehabilitation Studies
ARE YOU READY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE?
Graduate Program in Rehabilitation Counseling
TOP RANKED MASTERS PROGRAM IN REHABILITATION COUNSELING IN THE STATE OF TEXAS.
Giving African American and Latino(a) students the opportunity to earn their master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling at an accelerated rate.
...90% of our graduates are employed within six months of graduation
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