Rehabilitation Services - NIU - School of Allied Health & Communicative Disorders

Rehabilitation Services

Rehabilitation Services & Rehabilitation Counseling
323 Wirtz Hall, DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: (815) 753-1484


Rehabilitation Services and Rehabilitation Counseling

The Rehabilitation Services & Rehabilitation Counseling programs aim to provide students with the essential knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to become highly-qualified rehabilitation professionals. As a rehabilitation professional, you will be able to facilitate employment, independent living, and community integration of individuals with disabilities, so that they may become or remain productive and personally fulfilled.

A career in Rehabilitation Services starts with an undergraduate major in Health Sciences (B.S.) with an emphasis in Rehabilitation Services. Those preparing for graduate M.A. specialization in Rehabilitation Counseling should major in Health Sciences (B.S.) with a specialization in Rehabilitation Services as an undergraduate.