Rehabilitation Science PhD

School of Public Health and Health Professions

Program Description

The Rehabilitation Science PhD program's interdisciplinary curriculum offers a theoretical understanding of rehabilitation science — the study of physical, musculoskeletal, psychological and functional disorders in humans — while the emphasis on research provides the practical skills needed to investigate key issues in the field. Personalize your program of study by developing and exploring the areas of rehabilitation science that interest you most.

Program Contact

Nadine Fisher
30 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Email: nfisher@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-6724
Fax: 716-829-3217

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100% of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 72 Hours

Time-to-Degree

  • 5 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

Admission Tests**

  • GRE

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.