206 Atwell Hall
453 W. 10th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210
The PhD program is open to allied health professionals who have completed a graduate degree. This degree can be:
MS in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
Masters of Physical Therapy (MPT)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Masters of Science in Dietetics or another related graduate degree
For students with a bachelor's degree, the MS can be earned along the way in the pre-PhD pathway.
The program will prepare the student to excel in an academic career at a major university. Through a combination of coursework and practical experience, students will develop competencies in:
research methods, statistical techniques, and quantitative and qualitative analysis to develop and conduct research programs in health and rehabilitation sciences
college teaching, curriculum development and mentoring to enter university faculty positions
leadership and policy to advance health care and allied health professions