24 months
12927 CAD/year
5772 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Rehabilitation Science from Queen's University introduces you to the systematic study of disablement within the individual, community, and society. Disablement is conceptualized as overlapping domains of pathophysiology, impairment, functional limitation, societal/environmental limitations, and social participation.


Rehabilitation Science from Queen's University focuses on remediation, compensatory approaches and transformative change to enable individuals to live full and satisfying lives as members of their community.

Students at Rehabilitation Science from Queen's University will:

  • Develop a broad critical understanding of issues in Rehabilitation Science
  • Acquire and apply knowledge of theories and frameworks in Rehabilitation Science
  • Demonstrate scholarly written and oral communication skills with respect to Rehabilitation Science research and its application
  • Demonstrate collaborative skills in scholarly contexts of critically discussing, conducting and appraising research
  • Develop and apply skills in conducting research, including creating research proposal; collecting, managing and analyzing research data; synthesizing findings; and implementing knowledge translation

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Motor Performance in Rehabilitation   
  • Rehabilitation Science 
  • Disability  
  • Program Development and Evaluation  
  • Community Based Rehabilitation 
  • Knowledge Translation    
  • Regression Analysis 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Upper second-class standing  (B+) in a degree equivalent to an honours undergraduate degree in Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, life sciences, kinesiology, engineering, psychology, or a related field.
  • Two (2) official transcripts from each university previously attended. 
  • A list of all previous academic awards and publications, including abstracts and full papers
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation are required from professors under whom the applicant has studied. Referees submit these via the online application.
  • A non-refundable application fee of $110 in Canadian funds must be submitted by credit card. 
  • For international applicants, proof of acceptable competency in English is required, as detailed on the School of Graduate Studies website. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12927 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12927 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5772 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5772 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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