College of Rehabilitation Sciences

More than Recovery

Rehabilitation Science is a dynamic and expanding discipline that encompasses health sciences, social sciences, and engineering to help individuals achieve optimal health. It strives to restore the highest level of functional independence essential for rebuilding social connectedness and meaningful interactions.

Jefferson College of Rehabilitation Sciences is dedicated to enriching lives through research, education, and rehabilitation. By integrating highly-experienced faculty, state-of-the-art medical simulations, and ongoing professional development opportunities, students are prepared to excel in a number of health-related fields.

New Program

Innovation Lab: Applying Ergonomics to Promote Wellness for School Students & Staff

This virtual lab describes ways occupational therapy practitioners can identify ergonomic risk factors for both students and staff in school settings including solutions oriented conversations about focusing on the person, environment, or occupation to build healthy habits and promote wellness.

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Coaching in Context Workshop: Coaching Fundamentals & Techniques

Our Coaching Fundamentals & Techniques Workshop is a two-day interactive workshop, where professionals will gain insights into coaching, discover its fundamental elements, and acquire practical takeaways that can be integrated into professional and everyday life experiences.

New Program

Advanced Practice Certificate for Healthcare Professionals: Coaching in Context

The Coaching in Context Advanced Practice Certificate (APC) is designed for inter-disciplinary professionals with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree with a desire to use coaching as an approach within their practice.

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New Program

Exercise Science

Our new undergraduate Exercise Science program is designed for high school graduates interested in health and fitness careers. This program provides a high-quality educational experience combining classroom and hands-on educational experiences. Our BS in Exercise Science is also offered in a Track-Up format to help you decrease the time it takes to obtain your MSAT, DPT, and OTD degree.


Advanced Practice Certificates

Advanced practice certificates offer specialized knowledge in a specific area of practice. Jefferson offers a wide variety of certificates that allow you to advance your practice and learn from the leaders in the field. 

Jefferson Elder Care

Jefferson Elder Care is committed to improving the lives of individuals who have memory loss, Alzheimer's disease or other dementias and intellectual disabilities through consultive services, professional training and research.