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Marquette University - Exercise and Rehabilitation Science

Exercise and Rehabilitation Science

  • Combined DPT-PhD Program Available: False
  • Must be a PT to enroll: False
  • Area(s) of Focus: The Exercise and Rehabilitation Science graduate program provides rigorous training in translational research with a unique emphasis in rehabilitation disciplines, including biomechanics, neuroscience, motor control, exercise physiology and sports medicine. You will conduct original research and graduate with a specific area of expertise as well as a core of interdisciplinary knowledge in rehabilitation science. You will leave Marquette prepared to impact the rapidly emerging field of rehabilitation health science as a researcher, faculty scholar, or advanced clinician. Areas of focus include: Neuromuscular physiology, exercise physiology, neural control of movement, skeletal muscle bioenergetics, vascular physiology, sensory perception and pain, biomechanics, and health behavioral strategy
  • Program Director: Dr. Kathleen Lukaszewicz
  • Website: https://www.marquette.edu/grad/programs-exercise-rehabilitation-science-graduate-program.php
  • Program Email: kathleen.lukaszewicz@marquette.edu
  • Avg. time to Degree (yrs): 5
  • Students Enrolled (total): 8
  • Typical # Admitted / yr: 2
  • Program Format (e.g. full-time, part-time or either): Full Time Only
  • PhD Program Structure: Program is in the same department or division as the PT program in the institution
  • Policy for Funding of Part Time PhD Students: Tuition and fees usually covered, but not guaranteed
  • Policy for Funding Part Time Explanation:
  • Policy for Funding of Full Time PhD Student: Tuition and fees usually covered, but not guaranteed
  • Policy for Funding Full Time Explanation:

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