About Psychiatric Rehabilitation and PsychologyThe Bachelor of Science in Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Psychology is a
joint degree program offered by the Rutgers School of Health
Professions (SHP) in partnership with several affiliate schools.
Currently they are Rutgers-Newark College of Arts and Sciences, Kean
University, Georgian Court University, and Felician College. This unique
dual major program provides educational and clinical preparation for
professional roles in psychiatric rehabilitation and community mental
health settings. Graduates are employed by programs that provide
services to individuals living with serious mental illnesses. These
include case management programs, assertive community treatment teams,
partial care programs, supported employment programs, and supported
housing programs. Students are also prepared to pursue a variety of
graduate degree options in academic disciplines such as psychiatric
rehabilitation, psychology, and counseling.