Graduate Program FAQ

What recent statistics do you have about current graduates of the program? The number of graduates for the past academic year (2017-2018): 12
Pass rates on credentialing examinations (2017-2018): 85% for the Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) Examination
Program completion rate (2017-2018): 86%
Job placement rates (2017-2018): 95%
How long does it take to complete the program? The graduate program requires 56 credit hours and can be completed in two years. Part-time students usually complete the program in about three years.
How much does it cost to complete the program? The Office of the Bursar at NIU provides a planning and cost estimator. In addition, you will be required to cover some course-related expenses:
  • HRC 686 (Practicum): $11.50
  • AHRC 690 (Advanced Practicum): $20
  • AHRC 694 (Internship): $50