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The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Program in Rehabilitation Science

Birmingham, AL

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Overview

The University of Alabama at Birmingham / Program in Rehabilitation Science is located in Birmingham, AL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

28
Applied
10
Accepted
9
Enrolled
36%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
60
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 31st January 31st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements References, minimum GPA of 3.0, interview

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 500
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 5

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$80,000
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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

24
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
95%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.17%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 37%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.33%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.17%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

20
Total faculty
Full-time - 20
Part-time - 0
Male (12)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Motor control physiology, occupation science, disability health behavior, exercise physiology, physical rehabilitation
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
30,000

Location & Contact

Address SHPB 384
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL  35294
United States
Contact Dr. David A. Brown
Graduate Program Director/Professor
Email: dbrownpt@uab.edu
Phone: 205-975-2788