Charter College ofEducation, California State University, Los Angeles

Bachelor of Science Degree in Rehabilitation Services
Division of Special Education and Counseling

CSULA, Charter College of Education

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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.


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

Program Outcomes
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.

Program Faculty:

As a part of Rehabilitation Services, students receive individual advisement and instruction from expert faculty members who combine extensive classroom-teaching experience, research, and pre-service and in-service development in the area of Rehabilitation Services. For more information regarding Rehabilitation Services, contact one of the following faculty members:

Frances W. Siu, Ph.D., C.R.C.,Program Coordinator

Martin G. Brodwin, Ph.D., C.R.C.

Heidi Paul, Ph.D., C.R.C.

David B. Peterson, Ph.D., C.R.C.

Office Location
King Hall C 1064

(323) 343-4400

Rehabilitation Counseling Education Program
Division of Special Education & Counseling
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive, KH-C1064
Los Angeles, CA 90032

Program Description
Click on Rehabilitation Services, B.S. to learn what types of classes you’ll be taking as part of the Rehabilitation Services.







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