Health and Rehab SciWestern Health Sciences

Master of Science (MSc)/Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

The Graduate Program in Health & Rehabilitation Sciences (HRS) offers research-based programs that leverage the multidisciplinary expertise of faculty members and researchers in the Faculty of Health Sciences. With nine identified fields of study, students are able to create an academic program that focuses on a specific area of interest, but also allows for the incorporation of knowledge and perspectives from across the fields.

Master of Science (MSc)

A two-year program that provides opportunities to study health and rehabilitation from multiple perspectives. Working alongside a research supervisor, students select one of nine fields of study and complete their degree requirements through a combination of coursework, seminars and the creation of an original thesis. The MSc program often serves as a springboard to a professional program or as the foundation for students to pursue a PhD.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

A four-year program that builds on the research experience of a master's degree, the PhD program provides opportunities to study health and rehabilitation from multiple perspectives. Working alongside a research supervisor, students select one of nine fields of study and complete their degree requirements through a combination of coursework, seminars, comprehensive examinations, and the creation of an original thesis that introduces new knowledge to the field.