CCOE Rehabilitation Services

Welcome to the CCOE Rehabilitation Services

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Purpose of the Program:

Students will:

  • Advance the independence, integration, and full participation of individuals with rehabilitation needs in the workforce and the community.
  • Develop knowledge and skills in educational research; develop analysis and reflection skills along with professional written and oral communication.
  • Develop an understanding of current issues, practices and directions in curriculum and the ability to inquire into these.
  • Understand and be able to apply assessment procedures as related to rehabilitation potential and rehabilitation planning.
  • Be able to advocate for people who have disabilities so that these individuals receive maximum benefit and have full participation and equitable treatment in the workforce and in society.
  • Obtain knowledge and develop skills in how to work multicultural with ethnically diverse individuals when providing human services within an urban environment.

Professional Commitments, Dispositions, and Values:

Rehabilitation Services is a diverse field within the general area of human services which provides services for people who have physical, emotional, and intellectual disabilities, and for individuals with economic and social disadvantages.

Career Options:

With a Bachelor of Science degree in Rehabilitation Services, one may find work in the human services field. Here is a sample of professions for your reference:

  • Human Services Caseworker/Case Manager
  • Health Services Coordinator
  • Homeless Shelter Coordinator
  • Hospice Coordinator
  • Job Coach
  • Job Developer or Job Placement Specialist
  • Supported Employment Coordinator
  • Disability Center-resident Counselor
  • Domestic Violence Coordinator
  • Parole and Probation Officer
  • Vocational Training Facility Instructor