The Applied Rehabilitation Psychology Program is a two-year Associate of Applied Science Degree. The program is designed to provide students with a comprehensive theoretical approach to rehabilitation services. Studies in the program include courses in professional ethics, mental health, physical and/or intellectual disabilities, and substance abuse, as well as 320 hours in clinical psychology. A key component of the program is the combination of academic and clinical application in preparing the student for employment and/or higher education opportunities.
To qualify for the Associate of Applied Science degree, the student must complete a Capstone Experience during the final semester of the program.
Program advisor is Mollie McCook-Melton, professor of applied rehabilitation psychology.