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Rehabilitation Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #201 (ARWU) Fairfax, VA, United States
The Rehabilitation Science programme from George Mason University offers students a rigorous science-based educational foundation for rehabilitation-related careers upon graduation as well as a clear and distinctive pathway for admission to graduate programs that prepare rehabilitation clinicians and academic scientists.
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The Rehabilitation Science programme from George Mason University is the first of its kind in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Key facts:

Rehabilitation Science is the field of study which integrates the knowledge related to restoring the functional capacity of a person to perform the activities of everyday life and the interaction of that person with the surrounding environment that either disables or enables the individual to participate fully in society. 

This knowledge is then translated into interventions aimed at improving human performance and quality of life.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Rehabilitation Science
  • Applied Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Clinical Physiology and Human Performance
  • Gait and Functional Movement Analysis
  • Clinical Assessment of Functional Capacity
  • Clinical Movement Science

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) 
  • SAT or ACT Scores
  • Secondary School Report and counselor recommendations
  • Personal Statement of approximately 250 words
  • Extracurricular activities and community service participation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36024 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36024 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    12564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12564 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12564 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12564 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fairfax

  • 1330 - 2300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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