College of St Scholastica (CSS) is located in Duluth which is along the northeast Minnesota border on Lake Superior. The CSS DPT program has a on-campus student run PT clinic, motor behavior lab, and experienced staff to meet the training needs of their students.
College of Staten Island-The Graduate Center CUNY
College of Staten Island-The Graduate Center CUNY (CSI GC-CUNY) is located in Staten Island, one of the five boroughs of New York City. CSI GC-CUNY has some one the best clinical affiliations to advance anyone’s clinical skills. The program has competitive tuition rates that should attract students from across the United States.
Columbia University (Columbia) is located in New York City. The U.S. News & World Report co-ranks the Columbia PT doctorate program 27th in the nation and co-highest in the state.
Concordia University Wisconsin
Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW) is located in Mequon. The CWU physical therapy school mentions five program highlights, one of which is to learn at on-campus, pro bono clinic.
In 1993, Creighton University established the nation’s first Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program, leading the entire profession. U.S. News & World Report co-ranks Creighton’s PT doctorate program 16th in the nation.
D’Youville College (DYC) is located in Buffalo on Lake Erie’s eastern shore in western New York. DYC has extensive state-of-the-art Clinics, Labs & Facilities for their students to learn and grow in their profession. D’Youville has established the only college-endorsed Hippotherapy program under the direction of an associate professor in the Physical Therapy Department.
Daemen College (Daemen) is located in Amherst on the western border of New York. There are multiple pathways of entrance into the Daemen DPT Program including freshman enrollment into their natural science major and biology minor.
Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center
Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center (DMU) places strong emphasis on manual therapy skills. The program has state of the art anatomy and performance labs. DMU boasts a small class size for more personalized learning.
Dominican College (DC) is located in Orangeburg, New York, just 17 miles from New York City. Dominican College offers both entry through a pre-med to physical therapy program or post-baccalaureate. It has a small class size for close mentoring.
Drexel University (DU) is located in Philadelphia, the economic center of the Delaware Valley. DU has an integrative approach to teaching using both DU DPT facilities and off campus clinical sites.
Duke University is located in Durham, home of the Research Triangle. The U.S. News & World Report ranks the Duke PT doctorate program 27th in the nation.
Duquesne University (Duquesne) is located in Pittsburgh close to the southwestern border of Pennsylvania. Education for the mind, heart, and spirit are at the core of Duquesne’s Roman Catholic academic standard of excellence. Freshman admission is on of the three admission pathways afforded at Duquesne University.
East Carolina University
East Carolina University (ECU) is located in Greenville along North Carolina’s Tidewater and Coastal Plain. The ECU Mission Statement includes graduating professionals who serve North Carolina, especially Eastern North Carolina.
East Tennessee State University
East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is located in Johnson City just west of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The ETSU DPT program is located on the Quillen College of Medicine/Veterans Affairs Medical Center for additional research resources.
Eastern Washington University
Eastern Washington University (EWU) is located in Cheney nearby Spokane, Washington. The EWU DPT program has a first time pass rate of 100%, and competitive DPT tuition rates.
Elon University (Elon) is located in Elon cloose to central northern part of North Carolina. Elon advocates for “Innovative Academics” with innovative modular curriculum, world class facilities, and approachable faculty.
Emory & Henry College
Emory & Henry College (E&H) is located in the beautiful mountain region of southwest Virginia. The DPT program’s inaugural Doctor of Physical Therapy class is set for January of 2015. Emory & Henry has been dedicated to transformative education since 1836.
The U.S. News & World Report co-ranks the Emory University PT doctorate program 7th in the nation. The University is located in beautiful Atlanta, GA with a vibrant culture, and within driving distance of both the Appalachian Trail and the Atlantic Ocean.
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) is located in Tallahassee, FL. in the Florida panhandle. FAMU has a competitive in-state tuition for those looking to stay in Florida.
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) is located in Lee County in southwest Florida. The FGCU has a competitive in-state tuition rate, and a small class size for close mentorship.
Florida International University
Florida International University (FIU) is located in Miami Florida. The FIU DPT program endeavors to be unparalleled in intellectual, cultural, racial, and ethnic diversity in its faculty and students. The department of Physical Therapy has won the APTA Minority Initiatives Award two times.
Franklin Pierce University-Arizona
Franklin Pierce University-Arizona and its physical therapy school has located an expansion program in beautiful Arizona in 2009. With the same quality standard of education, this has allowed Franklin University of Arizona to choose from a broad application pool outside of the United States borders.
Franklin Pierce University–New Hampshire
Franklin Pierce University–New Hampshire (FPU) is located in Concord, close to the center of New Hampshire . The FPU DPT program has has modern facilities for today’s student. It is the only university in New Hampshire that has physical therapy studies.
Gannon University (Gannon) is located in Erie, Pennsylvania near Cleveland, Ohio and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Gannon is a catholic university based in excellent educational standards and focused on teaching, scholarship, and service.
George Fox University
George Fox University (GFU) is located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, 23 miles from Portland, Oregon. GFU consistently ranks among the top Christian colleges in the United States.