Our Ph.D. program in health and rehabilitation sciences offers you access to faculty working on the forefront of research. Our curriculum is supported by research, teaching, and faculty already in place at IUPUI.
Learn to be a leader in the field of health and rehabilitation sciences
5:1student to faculty ratio
36%growth in Health specialties instructors according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
$90,840THE MEDIAN ANNUAL SALARY FOR POSTSECONDARY HEALTH SPECIALTIES TEACHERS AS OF MAY 2015
What you’ll learn
The 90 credit hour curriculum covers health and rehabilitation sciences core coursework, concentration tracks, and research, culminating in the defense and publication of a doctoral dissertation. You may transfer up to 30 credit hours from your master’s degree, as approved by your advisory committee and the university graduate school.
The 90 credit hours for the Ph.D. are distributed among four content areas.
- pathophysiology and impairment
- functional limitations/functional participation
- health services research
Working with your advisory committee you can tailor your concentration to meet your career goals.
Faculty who will guide you
Cost and finances
The value of a Ph.D. in Health & Rehabilitation Sciences at IUPUI is unmatched in Indiana.
- Indiana Resident: $412.00 per credit hour
- Non-resident: $618.00 per credit hour
Check out IUPUI's cost calculator to see tuition, fees, and other expenses: https://moneysmarts.iu.edu/calculate-costs/index.html