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

Sharon Ray
Phone: 716-829-6799
Fax: 716-829-3217

Instruction Method

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

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 72 Hours


  • 5 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

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.