M.Sc. On Campus

Rehabilitation Science

University of Toronto

24 months
27520 CAD/year
6210 CAD/year
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The Rehabilitation Sciences Institute at the University of Toronto ​ offers graduate programs leading to the degrees of Master of Science in Rehabilitation Science.


About this Degree

The Rehabilitation Science MSc program at the University of Toronto is designed for graduate students who ultimately want careers as independent scientists in health-related disciplines. It can also serve as a stepping stone on the pathway to advanced research training for students planning to pursue a PhD in Rehabilitation Science or related fields.

The program is offered in the following fields: 1) Movement Science; 2) Occupational Science; 3) Practice Science; 4) Rehabilitation Health Services Studies; 5) Rehabilitation Technology Sciences; 6) Social and Cognitive Rehabilitation Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Theory and Research in Rehabilitation Science 
  • Rehabilitation Presentations and Proceedings
  • 0.5 graduate FCE in research methods.
  • 0.5 graduate FCE in an area related to the student's thesis.
  • Students may be required to take extra courses in addition to the degree requirements listed above.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


2 alternative credits

2.5 full-course equivalents (FCEs)


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are admitted under the General Regulations of the School of Graduate Studies. Applicants must also satisfy the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute's additional admission requirements stated below.

  • Applicants must have graduated with a minimum B+ average in senior-level courses in the final two years of a four-year degree program from a recognized university, with a strong undergraduate science background including a course in research design and/or statistics. The four-year degree may be in Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, or a related discipline. Related disciplines include basic sciences, engineering, kinesiology, nursing, psychology, social work, sociology, and physical and health education.

  • Applicants must identify a faculty member who has agreed to serve as research supervisor. The research supervisor is expected to examine a completed thesis and/or manuscripts and university transcripts.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27520 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27520 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    6210 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6210 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 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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