Troy University has been recognized by Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, Military Times and more as having some of the best undergraduate programs in the Southeast and nation. Whether you are graduating from high school, transferring from a two-year school, or completing your degree as a working adult, TROY offers a wide variety of associate and baccalaureate degrees that will open doors to career opportunities.
Graduate study can help you achieve your career goals! Holders of advanced degrees will be in high demand in the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and U.S. Census data shows that advanced degrees increase pay and prosperity Troy University’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in all five of the University’s academic colleges: education, business, arts and sciences, health and human services, and communication and fine arts. In addition, TROY’s commitment to flexibility means that you have in-class, online and blended options. Plan for your next career by completing your graduate education at TROY. Innovation, knowledge and creativity are all elements for success. Get started today!
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Campus visits are the most important aspect of the college decision making process. Visits give you the opportunity to discover what makes our unique University the right fit for you. TROY welcomes you to come and see what makes our campus different, one that you will want to consider your home away from home.
We invite you to register for a visit Monday - Friday at 10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. or on specified Saturdays for a TROY Tour or Trojan Day event.
*Students interested in visiting other Alabama campuses must contact the specific campus for visit information and registration as available dates and times vary.
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TROY Service Centers meet the needs of working adults, including military, government agency civilians, teachers and future business leaders who want the opportunities that come with earning a degree. Because adult learners often have different educational needs than traditional students, courses are provided at times and in formats designed around people who work and have other commitments for their time.
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Are you curious about learning in the online environment? Would you like to take an online class, but feel that you need more information? Discover more about learning in the online environment, the skills and technologies that are required, as well as some helpful tips on how to become a successful online student.
Do you dream of pursuing a career that will allow you to be a hands-on professional with the ability to change the lives of people with disabilities? Pursue a bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation from Troy University, and help others regain mobility and find independence!
TROY’s rehabilitation program focuses on training students to help people who have congenital or acquired disabilities achieve their personal, career and independent living goals through an assessment and assistance process. This program will prepare you to work with individuals with disabilities in both public and private organizations. Led by experienced and knowledgeable faculty members within TROY’s Department of Counseling, Rehabilitation and Interpreter Training, your courses will equip you with the skills and understanding necessary for your chosen rehabilitation-related career. You’ll also grow as an advocate as you learn about community inclusion and integration.
Before graduating, you’ll gain real-life experience by going through a practicum in a field setting of your choosing. That means you’ll have the opportunity to earn credits and gain hands-on experience working within the areas of rehabilitation you’re most passionate about. This invaluable experience will help prepare you for your next step—whether your plan is to begin your career in a field your passionate about or continue your education as you pursue your masters and/or Ph.D.
In today’s society, the number of people with disabilities continues to grow. Because of this, there is a growing demand for rehabilitation professionals and other workers who provide services to people with disabilities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistic’s (BLS) Occupational Outlook Handbook, physical therapists are among the fastest growing occupations in the nation with more than a 30 percent growth rate projected from 2014-2024.
That growth isn’t only felt in the physical therapy field—other rehabilitation-related occupations are expected to grow rapidly, as well. The BLS projects there will be a 20-29 percent growth rate among professions such as mental health counseling, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology and substance abuse counseling.
With a bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation from TROY, you can pursue jobs such as a/an:
Disability Determination Specialist
Disability Services Office Technician
Independent Living Specialist
Job Placement Specialist
Life Skills Instructor
Supported Employment Coordinator
By pursuing a master’s in a rehabilitation-related field, you may also pursue a career as a/an:
Clinical Mental Health Counselor*
Orientation & Mobility Specialist
Substance Abuse Counselor
Teacher of the Blind
(*available degree programs at Troy University)