Rehabilitation Science, Minor

Contact Info

Rebecca Warden
Department Program Coordinator
Department of Rehabilitation Science


Note: This program is no longer accepting new students. Click here to learn more about the degrees currently offered at the College of Public Health and the School of Kinesiology.

The Department of Rehabilitation Science's minor is an innovative sequence of courses designed to enhance the Mason undergraduate student's academic preparation for clinical and research graduate programs. The focus of the minor is to provide a foundation of knowledge on the science of human movement as it pertains to both health and human performance.

Curriculum Information

A minor in rehabilitation science requires a minimum of 17 credits. Students must earn a C- or better in each course of the 17-credit curriculum to successfully complete the minor. The program curriculum, including short descriptions of the required courses, is available in Mason's University Catalog.

For policies governing all undergraduate minors, see the Academic Policies chapter of the catalog.


Professional Outcomes

The minor in rehabilitation science is designed for students interested in graduate admissions in physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician assistant programs, exercise physiology, and biomechanics.


The minor is an exceptional opportunity for undergraduate students interested in enhancing both their understanding of human function and their pursuit of a wide range of clinical and academic graduate studies.