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Rehabilitation Counseling and Clinical Concentration (M.S.) Program Application

Learn how to apply to the Rehabilitation Counseling and Clinical Concentration (M.S.) Program.

Important Dates for Fall 2020

Item Due Date
1. Cal State Apply application
(opens October 1 each year)
March 2, 2020
2. Program application
April 1, 2020
3. Transcripts & GRE scores due  April 1, 2020

Steps to Apply

Follow the steps below to apply to the Rehabilitation Counseling (M.S.) Program:

  1. Apply to the California State University via Cal State Apply.
  2. Request official transcripts.
  3. Submit the Program application for the Rehabilitation Counseling and Clinical Concentration (M.S.) program.

1. Cal State Apply

For assistance, see Tips on Completing the Cal State Apply University Application

Go to Cal State Apply (CSU Application) - Apply Now

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2. Request official transcripts

Request that your official transcripts be sent to SDSU, following instructions on our Submit Test Scores and Transcripts page.

3. Program application

Note: The first page of the program application provides complete details on how to complete and submit your application.

Gather required items for program application

Please gather the items below and have them ready to upload:

  1. Resume/ CV: Prepare a resume or curriculum vitae.  We expect that this will at least include your education, paid and volunteer work history, as well as your community activities.

  2. Letter of Recommendation: Submit recommendation letters from three individuals who you have interacted with professionally and would be able to write a letter of recommendation for you. Letters can be submitted in PDF or MS Word format.

  3. Statement of Purpose: This is your opportunity to supply the Admissions Committee with a verbal picture of yourself as a person.  Particularly helpful would be a discussion of your professional goals as they apply to your reasons for seeking admission to the Rehabilitation Counselor program.  Please type your personal statement, using double-spacing and at least 12-point font.


Access the Online Program Application:

Go to Program Application