An Overview of NUMSS Admissions to Doctor of Philosophy in Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation PhD (OCR) Program

Thank you for your interest in the two years full time (four semesters) online on-demand Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation degree program of National University of Medical Sciences. Our Admissions department is eager to help you in any way we can. We invite you to contact NUMSS and ask us any questions you may have. All Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation classes are online & in English. The lectures are available on-demand online through internet or they may be watched on a TV screen by using a portable hard drive that could be shipped to students. Campus attendance is not required for the PhD (OCR) program and students from every corner of the world are eligible to apply and study at the comfort of their homes. However students who wish to practice practical techniques under supervision of a clinician have the choice of attending the optional week long practical techniques review at Madrid, Spain once per semester. The practical lab is not part of the PhD (OCR) program and students can graduate without attending the lab. Attendance is not mandatory.

Why Study Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation?

Why Choose to Study Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation at NUMSS?

Because National University of Medical Sciences offers the most affordable online on-demand PhD program in Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation. This program is ideal for the working health professionals as they will have the flexibility to study at the time they wish without leaving home. As there is no need to attend a classroom, they can watch the lectures at the comfort of their homes. Students from anywhere in the world can earn a PhD in Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation without spending a large sum on the costs associated with daily travel. NUMSS PhD program tuition is kept low to make the program affordable to all students.

Admission Prerequisites

The prerequisite to enter the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation is having a master’s degree in osteopathy or a master’s degree in osteopathic clinical sciences. This PhD program cannot be taken as a dual degree program.

Curriculum for the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation (2 year FT, 2560 hours total 640 hours per semester)

1st year (1st semester)1st year (2nd semester)2nd year (1st semester)2nd year (2nd semester)
FR601 Fundamentals of Osteopathic Clinical RehabilitationDS602 Diagnosis & SymptomologyOP701 Occupational RehabilitationSR702 Skeletal Radiology
RS601 Osteopathic Rehabilitation SciencesOA602 Osteopathic AssessmentOC701 Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation IIICR702 Cardiovascular Rehabilitation
OC601 Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation IOC602 Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation IIPR701 Pediatric RehabilitationOC702 Osteopathic Clinical Rehabilitation IV
NW601 Nutrition in Health & wellnessOR602 Orthopaedic RehabilitationGR701 Geriatric RehabilitationCA702 Diagnostic Imaging of Chest & Abdomen
EP601 Exercise Physiology & PathophysiologyNR602 Neurological RehabilitationPU701 Pulmonary RehabilitationTH702 Thesis & Research project