MRC Program Student Portal


Welcome to online masters of rehabilitation counseling program at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. We are fully accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) and have established ourselves as a leader in online education. I encourage you to thoroughly review this portal page and to check it frequently. Here you will find all the information you need to be successful both in the MRC program and in your profession as a rehabilitation counselor. On behalf of the faculty, staff, and myself, we hope you have a productive and engaging learning experience. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

Rehabilitation Counseling is concerned with providing and coordinating services for individuals with a range of physical, psychiatric, and/or developmental disabilities. Rehabilitation Counselors work to assist clients gain the skills and resources necessary to obtain meaningful work and lead full and satisfying lives.

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  • Planning for an Effective Meeting in the Education System October 20, 2014
    This worksheet provides tips for parents and educators to communicate effectively during meetings. Fill out the worksheet to describe needs, expectations, fears, roles and skills, and you’ll be on your way to having successful parent-teacher meetings about your child’s education. Visit Planning for an Effective Meeting in the Education SystemThe post Planning for an Effective Meeting […]
  • Sibling Issues October 20, 2014
    Siblings can have a great influence over one another, and they play an important role as the first “social network” in a child’s life. This resource has information on siblings of children with disabilities and how they relate to each other, even as they get older.  You’ll also find information about how to talk to […]
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    This brochure has information about assisted living communities and helps answer questions you may have about choosing a community that best suits your needs. It includes a checklist you can use while touring various assisted living communities so you can make an informed decision. This link opens a PDF file. Visit Guide to Choosing an Assisted […]

Our Faculty and Staff

Evans Spears Evans Spears, Ph.D.
Program Director
Jacquelyn Dalton Jacquelyn Dalton, Ph.D., CRC
Assistant Professor
Sara Johnston Sara Johnston, Ph.D., CRC
Assistant Professor
Curt Finger Curt Finger
Technical support
Amanda Hunter Amanda Hunter
Unit Coordinator
Melissa Attebury Melissa Attebury
Unit Coordinator


By far the best educational decision I ever made.R. Davis

I wanted to let you know that I did pass my CRC exam, and I am very pleased with the preparation that your program provided me.T.M.

The flexibility of this program has truly been an unexpected and priceless bonus! Without this program, I would have surely needed to defer the completion of my degree indefinitely.I. D.

I am completely blown away at how dedicated and open all of the staff are with helping us be successful in this program.R. WC.