Programs:

Rehabilitation Science

Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Rehabilitation Science

Students develop competencies as Rehabilitation Scientists and apply theory, research design, and analysis methods to a thesis advancing this field.

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Degree Details

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

The MSc(RS) degree contains 2 options: 1) A course-based option to advance the scientific knowledge, clinical reasoning, applied research skills development with a broad appreciation of the concepts of clinical measurement, and integrated evidence-based rehabilitation practice for rehabilitation and health care practitioners; and 2) A thesis option with a research focus on advancing the rehabilitation science field. Students develop knowledge and appraisal skills relevant to Rehabilitation Science and apply theory, research design, and analysis methods.

Areas of Research

Leadership, evidence-based practice and applied allied health research skill development; Orthopaedic Musculoskeletal-Manipulative Physiotherapy specialization; OR Best practice and knowledge translation; Childhood Disability (and Participation); Functional health with aging or chronic disease; Neuromusculoskeletal function and mobility (work, ability and participation)

Length:
Part-time – 3-5 years
Full-time (thesis-based only) – 2 years
Required Credential:
4 –year undergraduate health professional degree program or other relevant program
Program Type:
Thesis, Course based, Online
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time
Typical Entry:
September
Typical Deadline:
May (course-based);
Feb (thesis-based)

Degree Options

Master of Science (M.Sc.)Degree Details

Length:
Part-time – 3-5 years Full-time (thesis-based only) – 2 years
Required Credential:
4 –year undergraduate health professional degree program or other relevant program
Program Type:
Thesis, Course based, Online
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time

Doctorate (Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
4 years
Required Credential:
Master’s degree in rehabilitation or a related field
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time

MD / Doctorate (MD/Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
6-7 years
Program Type:
Thesis
Program Options:
Full-Time