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Human Functioning and Rehabilitation Science

The University of Vermont

48 months
Duration
1720 USD/credit 51600 USD/year
1720 USD/credit 51600 USD/year
683 USD/credit 20490 USD/year
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About

The Human Functioning and Rehabilitation Science program offered by The University of Vermont examines relationships among biomedical and psychosocial factors to develop interventions that can improve the health and well-being of individuals with disabling conditions.

Overview

Human Functioning and Rehabilitation Science Students at The University of Vermont benefit from customized interdisciplinary research and teaching opportunities and gain a broad understanding of the ways health science impacts the functioning of individuals and society. The program’s dynamic-systems approach to evaluate functioning in individuals with disabilities and develop interventions to enhance health is modeled after the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health.

Learning outcomes

The Human Functioning and Rehabilitation Science program offered by The University of Vermont prepares graduates for opportunities that include postdoctoral fellowships, faculty appointments, or leadership careers in health sciences, sports and bioengineering, industrial health and wellness or health care. Opportunities to engage in research to improve outcomes for patients with chronic conditions and disabilities are part of the program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Designing Clinical & Translational Research

  • Analyzing Clinical & Translational Research 

  • Topics & Measurement of Human Functioning and Rehabilitation Science

  • Policy Health and Health Policy

  • Multivariate Analysis of Clinical & Translational Research

  • Applying the ICF Model to Human Functioning & Rehabilitation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • General application and associated fee
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts of all colleges attended
  • Statement of purpose
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for non-U.S. residents

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1720 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    51600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1720 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    20490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 683 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Burlington

1269 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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