Pre-Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

College of Health Sciences

Degree DPT, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Department Chair Susan P. Barker, PhD

The Physical Therapy program is a 6-1/2 year professional program resulting in a bachelor's degree and a doctor of physical therapy degree. During the first 3-1/2 years, the student completes the requirements for a bachelor's degree in an area of the student's choice. The student enters the professional curriculum in the spring semester of the fourth year. The professional curriculum includes eight semesters. Plans of study are available on the Physical Therapy website.

See Entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy section for more information.