M.Ed. in Rehabilitation Counseling and Human Services
The Rehabilitation Counseling and Human Services degree is a Master's level 60 credit counseling program. This program is accredited by Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE). Students attending the program full time are able to complete it in two years. Students are accepted into the program in two locations Coeur d' Alene and Boise. Those accepted into the program will begin classes in May of even numbered years. Applications continue to be accepted for the Boise cohort. Students accepted into the Boise program will begin taking classes January 2013. Courses are offered for fall, spring and summer semesters. Course administration is usually a combination of face-to-face, hybrid and online/distance administration.
Applicants interested in applying to the Rehabilitation Counseling and Human Services program are encouraged to refer to CRC 407|507 - Introduction to Rehabilitation Counseling as a part of the admittance process. People wanting more information about the program contact Program Director Dr. Susan Stuntzner or (208) 292-1409 for Coeur d’ Alene and Beth Cunningham or (208) 364-4025 for Boise.
Graduates of the Rehabilitation Counseling and Human Services program can become eligible to obtain national certification as a rehabilitation counselor (CRC) and state licensure as a professional counselor (LPC). Graduates of this program may find employment in: state or federal agencies, private or nonprofit rehabilitation agencies, hospitals, corrections, community mental health clinics, and private practice.