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Rehabilitation and Disability Studies, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Springfield, FL, United States
The Rehabilitation and Disability Studies program at Springfield College will prepare you to work with people with disabilities in community agencies, schools, early intervention, or medical settings and prepare you for graduate study in rehabilitation counseling or a related field. 
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Overview

The Rehabilitation and Disability Studies program at Springfield College provides you with skills to help individuals living with physical, mental, developmental, and emotional disabilities  live independently and achieve personal goals. The major includes three concentrations from which you’ll be able to choose: addictions and mental health, children’s developmental services, and medical rehabilitation.

You want to improve lives, build relationships, and make a true impact on people with disabilities. In the Springfield College rehabilitation and disability studies major, you can do all that and more. 

Career Outcomes

Graduates of the rehabilitation and disability studies major go on to serve in many different roles. Recent graduates serve in positions including applied behavior analysis therapist and behavioral therapist, as well as many other roles.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Springfield College accepts applications on a rolling admissions basis but international students should apply as soon as possible.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Communication Disorders 
  • Principles of Rehabilitation 
  • Psychology of Disability and Illness 
  • Human Disease and Chronic Illness 
  • Concepts of Assessment and Intervention in Health Care 
  • Practicum in Rehabilitation Services 
  • Rehabilitation Internship 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    523

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

To apply to Springfield College, submit the following items.

  • $50 application fee or fee waiver
  • Essay 
  • SAT/ACT Scores 
  • Official High School Transcript 
  • One Academic Reference
For international Students
  • Submit your application through the Common Application online or a paper application.
  • Complete the Springfield College member screen questions and pay the application fee.
  • Submit Official Transcript(s) in English.
  • Submit proof of English proficiency.
  • Submit completed Dean’s Report Form (for transfer students only).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Springfield

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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