Degree Requirements for Doctor of Physical Therapy

Degree Requirements: Doctor of Physical Therapy

Pre-Professional Phase:

BIO 111 General Biology I
BIO 111L General Biology I Laboratory
BIO 112 General Biology II
BIO 112L General Biology II Laboratory
BIO 222 Human Physiology
BIO 222L Human Physiology Laboratory
CHM 111 Principles of Chemistry I
CHM 112 Principles of Chemistry II
CHM 113 Introductory Laboratory I
CHM 114 Introductory Laboratory II
PHT 311 Fundamentals of Anatomy
PHY 103 General College Physics I
PHY 103L General College Physics I Lab
PHY 104 General College Physics II
PHY 104L General College Physics II Lab

One of:

MAS 170 Elementary Statistics
MAS 270 Intermediate Statistics
*PSY 212 Statistics & Data Analysis

* Co-requisite: PSY 212L Statistics & Data Analysis Lab

One of:

*PSY 111 General Psychology I
PSY 112 General Psychology II

* Co-requisite: PSY 111L General Psychology I Lab

One of:

SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 120 Introduction to Anthropology

Students who do not continue on to the professional phase must also complete the following to earn a Bachelor of Science with a major in Health Science:

PHT 412 Psyc/Soc Asp. Disease/Disabil.
SOC 324 Medical Sociology

Professional Phase:

PHT 412 Psyc/Soc Asp. Disease/Disabil.
PHT 502 Prof. Issues of PT Pract. I
PHT 504 Prof. Issues of PT Pract. II
PHT 511 Human Anatomy
PHT 514 Pathophysiology
PHT 516 Biomechanics and Kinesiology
PHT 518 Exercise Science
PHT 520 Motor Control
PHT 532 Clinical Examination
PHT 534 Cardiovascular-Pulmonary PT
PHT 542 Pharmacology in Rehabilitation
PHT 551 Found of Evid-Based Crit Inq.
PHT 716 Health Promotion-Self-Society
PHT 720 Neuroscience
PHT 726 Clinical Interventions I
PHT 728 Musculoskeletal I
PHT 730 Clinical Interventions II
PHT 732 Musculoskeletal II
PHT 734 Selected P.T. Practice Topics
PHT 736 Neuromuscular Phys. Therapy I
PHT 738 Geriatrics Physical Therapy
PHT 740 Prosthetics & Orthotics
PHT 752 Evidence in Practice
PHT 760 Clinical Education I
PHT 762 Clinical Education II
PHT 764 Clinical Education III
PHT 802 PT Administratn & Management
PHT 830 Neuromuscular PT II
PHT 832 Pediatric Physical Therapy
PHT 836 Differential Diagnosis
PHT 850 Critical Inquiry Capstone
PHT 860 Clinical Education IV

No minor is offered in health science.