Hands-on Experience - Vocational Evaluation Lab on Campus  95% Employed or Continuing Education, $30,000 Average Reported Starting Salary

Our Program

UW-Stout's Bachelor of Science degree in Vocational Rehabilitation prepares you for a rewarding career where you’ll identify, provide or coordinate services for people with disabilities. If you are interested in human services related to counseling, psychiatric rehabilitation, social work, criminal justice, special education or substance abuse, our program may be the right fit for you. 

We offer:

  • Hands-on learning in the classroom or through internships
  • An experienced faculty and a national reputation for preparing graduates to work effectively with older adults and people with disabilities
  • Affiliation and collaboration with the Stout Vocational Rehabilitation Institute
  • 97% employment rate

Our graduates are working in a wide variety of positions, such as:

  • Case Manager
  • Work Experience Coordinator
  • Behavioral Specialist
  • Job Placement Specialist/Employment Counselor
  • Rehabilitation Specialist or Technologist
  • Probation/Parole Officer
  • Independent Living Coordinator
  • Case Manager/Social Worker
  • Vocational Services


  • Independent Living Rehabilitation
  • Individualized
  • Psychiatric Rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation Service Specialist
  • Social Work
  • Substance Abuse Counseling

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  Kyle Kleist
  Program Director

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