Master’s requirements

The minimum requirements for a master’s degree are 60 graduate credits, including 48 credits of required didactic course work, 9 credits of internship, and 3 credits of electives.

For degree requirements, a sample of a full-time program of study see the timelines for 2, 3, or 4 year programs, starting in either fall or spring, at sahp.vcu.edu/departments/rehab/current-students/timeline/

Training Foundation

We realize that experience in the field is one of the most important aspects of becoming a counselor. According to CACREP standards and our own requirement, students must have supervised rehabilitation and mental health counseling fieldwork and internship experiences.