Rehabilitation Science

at UBC's

Vancouver Campus

The online Master of Rehabilitation Science is designed for working health professionals who wish to gain the knowledge to impact care and shape future practice. This degree opens the door to more leadership opportunities, such as expert practitioner, clinical educator, practice lead, healthcare manager, or consultant in program evaluation.

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Program information

  • Campus: Vancouver
  • Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
  • Degree: Master of Rehabilitation Science
  • Length 3 yrs
  • Co-op Yes
    You can combine your studies with full-time, paid work at top local and international organizations.
  • Honours No
    You can study intense specialization in a single field.

The Master of Rehabilitation Science is an online program designed for professional health practitioners. It will prepare you to conduct research independently and in collaboration with other scientists. You will investigate an area of research relevant to rehabilitation through critical analysis of problems related to basic sciences, clinical practice, or to development of theory. The research focus of the program is distinct from the programs providing the professional education necessary to obtain a licence to practice in either occupational therapy (MOT) or physical therapy (MPT).

Your future

A UBC education will introduce you to people and ideas from around the world, open doors to new opportunities, and take you places you never imagined. You’ll graduate not only with expertise in your chosen field, but with the skills you need to continue growing, learning, and evolving with your career over time.