Admissions

Entry-Level DPT Program

Applications for 2014-2017 accepted from July 2, 2013 to February 3, 2014 through the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS).

STEP #1 - 

Complete online application through PTCAS.          Click on image below
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STEP #2 -Pay the Supplemental Application Fee of $50Click on image below. No file will be reviewed prior to receiving the Supplemental Application fee.

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STEP #3 – Congratulations! If you have been accepted into the program, confirm your acceptance by paying the required deposit.    Click on image below.

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Pre-requisites for admission

  • Earned Bachelor degree (minimum of 120 credit hours)
  • GPA: 3.0 or above (both overall and science)
  • GRE (above 300 recommended)
  • A minimum of 50 hours of observation in different physical therapy settings
  • Completed PTCAS application with official copies of all transcripts
  • Three (3) references, at least one (1) from a licensed physical therapist
  • Paid supplemental fee
Required courses completed with a GPA of 2.0 or above
  • Biology – 2 semesters
  • Human Anatomy with lab – 1 semester *
  • Human Physiology with lab – 1 semester *
  • Chemistry with Lab – 2 semesters
  • Physics with Lab – 2 semesters
  • Statistics: 1 semester
  • Psychology/Sociology: 2 semesters
    • Introduction to Psychology
    • Developmental / Lifespan
  • Medical Terminology **
  • Beginning Spanish for Health Professions **
* or Human Anatomy and Physiology with Lab – 2 semesters
** Not for credit 6-week online courses offered thru UIW
 
Medical Terminology
Beginning Spanish for Health Professions