The ranking is part of the magazine’s Best Health Schools 2023-24 report.
M.S. rehabilitation counseling, offered online, is geared toward professionals in the field who want to advance their education and career, but it also is for those with limited experience who are interested in the field. Students enhance their skills with two required practicum experiences.
According to the university’s most recent First Destination report, 100% of M.S. rehabilitation counseling graduates were employed within six months.
The program, which has been offered at UW-Stout for more than 50 years, prepares students to work with people who have all types of disabilities including physical, cognitive, intellectual, psychological and/or sensory. Counselors help clients and consumers make decisions, reach their potential and optimize personal, social and economic independence.