Are you interested in making a difference in people’s lives?

Do you want a career that provides new experiences each day? Then you should pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Rehabilitation Studies at the University of North Texas. Our bachelor’s degree program combines classroom curriculum with practical experience in community service and involvement, guiding students to a fulfilling career in the vast field of rehabilitation.

Rehabilitation professionals serve individuals who have physical, mental and emotional disabilities and help them become productive and active citizens. The demand for new professionals is rising every year.

UNT also offers a Certificate and a Minor in Rehabilitation Studies.

Collegiate Recovery Program
UNT’s Collegiate Recovery Program (CRP) is a peer-based program created to give students in recovery the opportunity to experience college life in a safe, nurturing and substance-free environment. Learn more.



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
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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.
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