The Master of Science in Human Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences, prepares students to take charge of revolutionary breakthroughs and innovative rehabilitation solutions – ultimately placing you in position for success.
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The new Master of Science in Human Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences at Northeastern University prepares students through revolutionary breakthroughs about how our bodies can work better. This 12-month program focuses on innovative rehabilitation solutions through enhanced research and education around:
Control of movement
Health and wellbeing through movement and design
Human-cybernetic system interactions
Neurorehabilitation of movement and function
State-of-the-art technology, a curriculum developed by industry professionals, and a robust variety of elective courses round your knowledge and expertise; and empowering the next generation of scientists.
You will have a front row seat to cutting edge research in neuroscience, kinesiology, arthritis, physical activity, and occupational biomechanics.
A graduate degree or certificate from Northeastern—a top-ranked university—can accelerate your career through rigorous academic coursework and hands-on professional experience in the area of your interest. Apply now—and take your career to the next level.
How to Apply Learn more about the application process and requirements.
Undergraduate Degree - please specify field: Bachelor's or higher degree in a technical discipline (e.g., bioengineering, biomechanics), in a biological science discipline (e.g., physiology, biology) or in a health science discipline (e.g., nursing, medicine, physical therapy, pharmacy, public health, exercise science, occupational therapy).
Statement of Purpose
Have taken courses in physics and calculus, receiving grades B of higher
TOEFL or IELTS for applicants who do not hold a degree from a U.S. institution and whose native language is not English
Admissions Details Learn more about the Bouvé College of Health Sciences admissions process, policies, and required materials.
Fall admission deadline: August 1
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