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Rehabilitation Services, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Maryland City, MD, United States
This  four year Rehabilitation Services course of study offered by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore prepares students to become entry level rehabilitation professionals and to successfully assume the role of care professionals in mental health centers, intellectual disability centers, chemical dependency treatment centers, and similar human service agencies.
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Overview

Key facts:

  • The general purpose of Fieldwork in Rehabilitation Services offered by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore shall be to further the student's professional development of the appropriate skills and competencies. In addition, students should gain knowledge that will enhance their ability to effectively promote positive changes in the lives of persons with disabilities. These positive changes will be in the areas of employment status (where applicable), level of social integration, level of independence, and quality of life. This experience should take place under the supervision of qualified rehabilitation, rehabilitation related or allied health personnel. 
  • Appropriate settings for fieldwork will include facilities involved in the rehabilitation of individuals with disabilities. Fieldwork settings will include carefully selected rehabilitation agencies and facilities in both the public and private sectors. These facilities may include state departments of rehabilitation, psychiatric hospitals, supported employment settings, institutions serving the developmentally disabled, institutions serving individuals with mental illness, agencies providing services for individuals who have sensorial disabilities, institutions serving substance abusers, correctional institutions, private for profit rehabilitation and rehabilitation related facilities. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health/Medical Information 
  • Theories of Counseling
  • Case Recording and Case Management
  • Assessment in Rehabilitation
  • Vocational Development Counseling and Employment
  • Counseling Skills and Techniques

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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.

General Requirements

  • A completed admissions application with a non-refundable $25.00 application fee in U.S. dollars. 
  • An official evaluation of all academic records (credential evaluation) from WES, ECE or AACRAO
  • Official scores to confirm English proficiency
  • An official copy of the test results from taking either the SAT I or ACT.
  • A certificate of finance along with a bank statement bank or scholarship letter, no more than six months old, addressed to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore verifying the availability of funds to cover tuition, fees, and other direct costs associated with enrolling at the university. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15828 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15828 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15828 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15828 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    5418 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5418 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Maryland City

  • 1610 - 2730 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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