Learning Outcomes: Rehabilitation, MS

Learning Outcomes for the Master of Science in Rehabilitation


  1. Content Knowledge: Students will demonstrate an advanced understanding of current and historically significant theories, models, themes, and ideas within the area of rehabilitation counseling.
  2. Critical Thinking and Discovery: Students will demonstrate ethical practices while applying advanced quantitative and/or qualitative methods in collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data which could then be disseminated through publications and/or oral presentations.
  3. Awareness and Understanding: Students will understand and appreciate the diverse array of mental health or disability-related problems impacting the individual and the family, in a variety of clinical settings and with respect for the influences of multicultural factors such as culture, ethnicity, race, religion, gender, and sexual orientation.
  4. Programming and Assessment: Students will apply best practices in developing, implementing, assessing, and evaluating programs and interventions related to rehabilitation counseling within diverse populations.
  5. Leadership and Engagement: Students will demonstrate leadership and effective communication skills, showcasing respect and sensitivity for people with disabilities as they develop and sustain productive relationships and work for the common good at local, national, and global levels.