About the Tolbert Center
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The Lee Mitchener Tolbert Center for Developmental Disabilities, in the Department of Rehabilitation Sciences was founded in 1995 for the purpose of disseminating information, expanding knowledge, and promoting "best practice" service delivery to enhance the lives of people with developmental disabilities and their families.


The mission of the Tolbert Center is to promote the best possible services within natural life contexts for people with developmental disabilities and their families through excellence in discovery, integration, application, and teaching.

NEW: Scholarships Available for Students Entering Fall 2013 and After

Scholarships from a US Department of Education grant are available for qualified students in the pediatric specialization of the Doctor of Science degree program in Rehabilitation Sciences, which is available in a Web-based format.

Please contact Judith Grove at or (405) 271-2131 ext, 47130 before applying to the program.