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Doctor of Physical Therapy | Curriculum

Year Semester CourseCredit Hours
1SummerPT-700 Foundations of Physical Therapy2
  PT-705Movement Science3
  PT-705LSurface Anatomy Lab1
  PT-718Human Anatomy 5
  PT-764Evidence Based Practice I1
   Total Semester Hours12
  PT-712Applied Physiology and Nutrition3
  PT-712LApplied Physiology and Nutrition Lab1
  PT-730Musculoskeletal I3
  PT 730LMusculoskeletal I Lab3
  PT-752Motor Development2
   Total Semester Hours16
1SpringIP-710Transforming Healthcare2
  PT-711Clinical Pathophysiology
  PT-716Biomechanical Analysis of Human Movement1.5
  PT-722Physical Therapy Interventions II: Therapeutic Exercise2
  PT-722LPhysical Therapist Interventions II Lab1
  PT-731Musculoskeletal II3
  PT-731LMusculoskeletal II Lab 2
   Total Semester Hours15.5
2SummerPT-723Physical Therapy Interventions III: Biophysical Agents1.5
  PT-727Cardiovascular/Pulmonary: Part A2
  PT-727LCardiovascular/Pulmonary Lab: Part A.5
  PT-732Musculoskeletal III 3
  PT-732LMusculoskeletal III Lab2
  PT-749Healthcare Delivery2
  PT-765Evidence Based Practice II1
   Total Semester Hours12
2FallPT-727Cardiovascular/Pulmonary: Part B1
  PT-727LCardiovascular/Pulmonary Lab: Part B.5
  PT-728Imaging/ Electrodiagnosis2
  PT-733Prosthetics and Orthotics1.5
  PT-740Clinical Practicum I*8
  PT-751Integumentary Physical Therapy2
  PT-766Evidence Based Practice III1
   *First 8 weeks of semester 
   Total Semester Hours16
2SpringPT-746Health Promotion and Professionalism in Physical Therapy2
  PT-755Neuromuscular I3
  PT-755LNeuromuscular I Lab3
  PT-757Physical Therapy for Older Adults3
  PT-760LPediatrics Lab1
   Total Semester Hours15
3SummerPT-717Differential Diagnosis2
  PT-756Neuromuscular II3
  PT-756LNeuromuscular II Lab2
  PT-761Practice Management2
  PT-762LClinical Reasoning and Practice Lab1
   Total Semester Hours10
3FallPT-741Clinical Practicum II*10
  PT-742Clinical Practicum III10
  PT-767Evidence Based Practice IV1
   Total Semester Hours21
3SpringPT-743Clinical Practicum IV12
   Total Semester Hours12
   Total Didactic Hours91.5
   Total Clinical Hours40
   Total Credit Hours131.5


Last Published with Edits:April 19, 2018 3:53 PM
Last Comprehensive Review: April 2018






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