The purpose of the Rehabilitation Science Doctoral Program is to educate/train doctoral students in the science of rehabilitation. This interdisciplinary program serves doctoral students in occupational therapy, physical therapy, and related fields. The program is designed for individuals to develop skills in teaching, research and service leadership in rehabilitation.

For admission to the Ph.D. Program, you should:

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree in a field that can be applied to research in rehabilitation science;
  • Have professional/clinical experience in a rehabilitation related area;
  • Be committed to scholarly work in rehabilitation science;
  • Be committed to an interdisciplinary educational philosophy and training model.

The menu to the left provides further information about applying, deadlines, and funding opportunities.

Please contact Laura Quintana with any questions on the admission process.