Rehabilitation Counseling Program

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Counseling with an emphasis in Rehabilitation Counseling

  • Also known as the UA Little Rock Rehabilitation Counseling Program
  • Fully accredited web-enhanced graduate degree program
  • Seeks to prepare rehabilitation counseling professionals to provide direct services and resource coordination for individuals with disabilities
  • Minimum of 60 hour Master’s Degree Program*
  • Fully accredited by The Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • Classes meet the LPC licensure requirements of Arkansas and many other states
  • Rated as one of the best online Master’s Degree Counseling Program by
  • Nationally renowned core faculty – 100% with doctorates

*Includes two required three-day residential workshops


To promote quality rehabilitation services for individuals with disabilities through a pre-service and in-service education program which provides qualified, certified rehabilitation counselors to work in public and private agencies.

Primary Goals of the Program 

  1. To provide a comprehensive graduate degree curriculum that prepares students to provide high quality services to individuals with disabilities
  2. To promote values, skills and knowledge that results in genuine commitment to human rights, professionalism, personal integrity and ethical practice
  3. To advance the basic philosophical tenets of rehabilitation
  4. To provide a high quality, accessible learning experience for each student which allows program graduates to gain national certification as a rehabilitation counselor (CRC)

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