Master of Science in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling
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Online? Yes
Evening Classes? Yes
Program Length: If you take a full load of 9-12 credits per semester, you could finish this program in about 5-6 semesters.

Careers: What can you do with a degree in R.M.H.C?

Graduates of the program have found employment in state and federal agencies, community based rehabilitation and mental health centers, hospitals and rehabilitation facilities, schools and universities, and other private and public social service organizations.

Graduates from the MSRMHC program often find work as:

  • Rehabilitation Counselors
  • Mental Health Counselors
  • Chemical Dependency Counselors
  • Therapists

therapist watches a patient on a monitor

Admission Criteria/Application Procedures
  1. Completed MSU Billings Graduate School Application.

  2. Application essay. The essay will be no more than four typed pages, double-spaced, and answer the following questions: Why have you chosen this career path? What strengths and assets do you bring to the program? How have your personal experiences influenced your decision to pursue a career in the counseling profession?

  3. Current vita or resume.

  4. Complete, official transcripts from all institutions attended.

  5. Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can provide an evaluation of the applicant’s potential as a graduate student, professional abilities and potential for success in the field of counseling.

  6. Official notification of scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) general test.

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Please contact the office of Graduate Studies for information about this program, admission requirements, application forms, graduate assistantships and other scholarship information. Contact us as well for information about any of our graduate degree programs.

Our office is located in McMullen Hall, First Floor.
The office is open from 8:00 to 5:00 (Mountain time) Monday through Friday. Office: 406-657-2238 Fax: 406-657-2302

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