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The MSRC program provides students with the opportunity to earn a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling and to become eligible to take the national Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) examination. The program welcomes employees of state vocational rehabilitation (VR) agencies, non-traditional students, students with disabilities, and students who are traditionally underrepresented.

Rehabilitation counselors assist individuals who are disabled with obtaining competitive employment and/or achieving independent living goals. Rehabilitation counselors have a multifaceted role that includes vocational services, case management, job development, and placement counseling.

The Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP) is the accrediting body for graduate level rehabilitation counseling programs. MSRC program is accredited by CACREP under rehabilitation counseling until 2019.

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