For the upcoming start date of May 2021, all students must apply via the application materials below.
Important Upcoming Dates
|Application materials posted||June 1, 2020|
|Virtual Open House registration begins (see home page for link)||June 2020|
|Application materials due||March 1, 2021|
|In-person and/or Zoom Interviews||Rolling basis as applications are received|
|Conditional Acceptance notification||Within 1-2 weeks after the interview|
|Accreditation candidacy decision||Late April/Early May 2021|
|Classes begin||May 2021|
Required Application Forms
- PLEASE MAKE SURE TO INCLUDE YOUR FULL NAME ON ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS
- Application Instructions - UPDATED
- Program Application
- Character Reference Form
- Clinical Observation Verification Form
- While still highly recommended, at this time the requirement of 60 clinical observation hours has been waived due to COVID-19. If you have completed observation hours, please list completed hours on the associated form and submit with all application materials.
- Please contact program administration via email [email protected] with any questions.
Required Documents to Review*
- Technical Standards and Essential Functions for Physical Therapy Practice
- Criteria for Progression to the Professional Physical Therapy Program
* Thorough review of these documents is expected, but not submitted as part of the full application materials.
Reservation Fee - Applicants granted conditional acceptance into the DPT program are required to pay a non-refundable $250.00 reservation fee to secure their seat (pending favorable candidacy decision). The reservation fee will be applied to the cost of tuition once the applicant matriculates into the program.
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