Help individuals with disabilities attain employment, well-being and optimum independence.

Graduates of UNT’s master’s program of rehabilitation counseling help individuals with disabilities find jobs, feel empowered to live a productive life and undergo challenging transitions with guided support. Alumni of our rehabilitation counseling program may be seen in community rehabilitation centers, Veterans Affairs offices, schools or in addiction clinics, building a bridge to recovery and a sustainable life.

U.S. News ranked our master’s program as number fifteen in the nation for best graduate rehabilitation counseling programs; in Texas, our program is tied for number one. Students enrolled in the graduate program are passionate about improving the quality of life for others.

Courses are offered online or in campus-based formats to accommodate the needs of students entering the field of rehabilitation counseling as well as those who are currently employed in agencies serving individuals with disabilities. Upon graduation, you’re also eligible for national certification as a rehabilitation counselor and state licensure as a professional counselor.

Earn your master’s degree through UNT’s main campus or 100% Online.

UNT Dept. of Rehabilitation & Health Services
Learn why you pursue a MS in Rehabilitation Counseling at the University of North Texas! Graduates of UNT’s master’s program of rehabilitation counseling help individuals with disabilities find jobs, feel empowered to live a productive life and undergo challenging transitions with guided support. Alumni of our rehabilitation counseling program may be seen in community rehabilitation centers, Veterans Affairs offices, schools or in addiction clinics, building a bridge to recovery and a sustainable life.
Scholarships

Scholarships & more

The Department of Rehabilitation and Health Services in the College of Health and Public Service offers thousands in scholarships to students each year, including:

  • Ft. Worth Area Texas Rehabilitation Assocation Scholarship
  • Ken Miner Scholarship
  • Dan Minahan Memorial Scholarship

Your academic advisor

As a student majoring in Rehabilitation Studies, Azzama Alia will help you select classes, explore career options and stay on track toward graduation during your time at UNT.


Azzama Alia
Academic Counselor
  azzama.alia@unt.edu
 940-565-4115
  Chilton 289

Rehabilitation and Health Services

the RHS mission is to prepare professionals to enhance the lives of diverse populations including the aging population, individuals with disabilities, substance use disorders and/or chronic health concerns through training in advanced research, education and service delivery, or clinical practice.

Our department is comprised of community engaged academics providing an education that reaches beyond the classroom.

 rhs.unt.edu
 rhs@unt.edu
 940.565.2488
 Chilton Hall 218