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 inspire you?
Our department is comprised of community engaged academics—an education that reaches beyond the classroom and into the community. We prepare rehabilitation professionals through a progressive undergraduate program in Rehabilitation Studies, a top-ranked graduate program in Rehabilitation Counseling and with minors and certificates. Our alumni enter the work force prepared to provide individuals with physical or cognitive disabilities, mental health issues 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 and recovery treatment professionals.
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 master’s program graduation, hands-on experience and a diverse and exceptional faculty, you will be prepared to start making a true, positive change in the lives of others. 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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