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Northwestern University - PhD in Neuroscience with specialization in Movement and Rehabilitation Science (MRS)

PhD in Neuroscience with specialization in Movement and Rehabilitation Science (MRS)

  • Combined DPT-PhD Program Available: False
  • Must be a PT to enroll: False
  • Area(s) of Focus: This program combines a solid training in fundamental neurobiology with training in basic quantitative methods for the development of the scientific knowledge base required for the construction of more effective rehabilitation interventions.
  • Program Director: CJ Heckman
  • Website: http://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/sites/pthms/admissions/phd-nuin-mrs/index.html
  • Program Email: MRS-PhDs@northwestern.edu
  • Avg. time to Degree (yrs): 4
  • Students Enrolled (total): 20
  • Typical # Admitted / yr: 3
  • Program Format (e.g. full-time, part-time or either): Full Time Only
  • PhD Program Structure: Program is adminstered by more than one department - PT program is a member of the administrative group
  • Policy for Funding of Part Time PhD Students:
  • 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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