Study under quality faculty and with fellow students who are driven and accomplished in their undergraduate careers.
Many courses are team-taught by faculty in a case-based approach that helps you keep clinical practice in mind.
The admission deadline for both the Graduate School AND the DPT Program is December 2, 2019. Prerequisites: Incomplete applications with outstanding requirements, or those post-marked after the posted deadline, are subject to cancellation.
Discover how Widener can help make obtaining your degree possible.With each of the four clinical practice courses, you'll experience elevated expectations so you're ready for entry-level practice before graduation.At Widener, you'll give back to the community by working at our interprofessional student-run pro bono clinic, the Chester Community Clinic, which provides compassionate and cost-effective physical therapy and occupational therapy care to uninsured and underinsured members of the Chester community.Most importantly, you're treated as an individual in the program, with professors who understand and work with your specific needs, questions and goals.The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Youngstown State University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: [email protected]; website: Expect to complete your degree in three years of full-time study, which includes three full-time clinical education experiences.You will have the opportunity to give back to the community while participating in meaningful, hands-on practice with clients at our student-run pro-bono clinic beginning in your very first semester.The Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) is a post-baccalaureate entry-level clinical degree that prepares the graduate as a physical therapy practitioner.It is a three calendar year program including two summers that is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).Students will be enrolled full-time and will complete the coursework as a cohort.The program will give students in depth knowledge of the basic and clinical sciences relevant to physical therapy and prepare students to understand, correlate, and apply theoretical foundations of knowledge to the practice of physical therapy.