Would you like to work with youth and adults with disabilities? Our program can prepare you to be a rehabilitation counselor. Our graduates work in state and federal vocational rehabilitation programs. You could also work in non-profit community rehabilitation programs.

This program is offered on campus and online.

Degree Overview

Coursework — 60 hours

M.Ed. degree (non-thesis option — 60 semester hours + a written Certified Rehabilitation Counselor examination administered by the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification + completion of Comprehensive Portfolio in Tevera.

Practicum Course — 3 hours

100 clock hours counseling practice

Clinical Practice or Internship — 9 hours

600 clock hours practical work

Application Information

Deadline: February 28

Required Materials:

  • Graduate school application

  • Transcripts

  • 3 Reference Forms

  • Personal Statement of Intent

  • Diversity statement

  • Resume/CV

Program Faculty

Jinhee Park
Associate Professor
Nicholas Derzis
Clinical Professor
Jill Meyer
Professor and Director of Counselor Education

Ready to join the Auburn Family?

Visit Auburn’s Graduate School homepage for checklists, resources, valuable graduate student information and to begin your application. Please contact department faculty listed above with program-specific questions.

Last updated: 06/05/2024