Sample Degree Pathway for Doctor of Physical Therapy

The DPT program is 95 credits.
First Summer Required Courses
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 7
DPTH.6010 Clinical Anatomy 3
DPTH.6030 Clinical Anatomy Lab 1
DPTH.6090 Pathology 3
Fall Required Courses
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 14
DPTH.6080 Musculoskeletal PT I Lecture 3
DPTH.6100 Musculoskeletal PT I Lab 1
DPTH.6050 PT Interventions I Lecture
DPTH.6070 PT Interventions I Lab 1
DPTH.6390 Med/Surg. Orthopedics 3
DPTH.6110 Professional Issues & Clinical Practice 3
Spring Required Courses
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 16
DPTH.6020 Neuroscience: Anatomy 3
DPTH.6040 Neuroscience: Physiology/ Neuro 3
DPTH.6060 Neuroscience Lab 1
DPTH.6210 Musculoskeletal PT II Lecture 3
DPTH.6230 Musculoskeletal PT II Lab 1
DPTH.6150
Clinical Ed. Seminar I
1
DPTH.6120 Cardiopulmonary PT Lecture 3
DPTH.6140 Cardiopulmonary PT Lab 1
Second Summer Required Course
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 3
DPTH.6500
Clinical Ed. Experience I
3 (10 weeks)
Fall Required Courses
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 15
DPTH.6170 Neurological PT I Lecture 3
DPTH.6190 Neurological PT I Lab 1
DPTH.6250 PT Interventions II Lecture
DPTH.6270 PT Interventions lab 1
DPTH.6160 Research Methods 3
DPTH.6310 Pediatric PT Lecture 3
DPTH.6330 Pediatric PT Lab 1
Spring Required Courses
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 16
DPTH.6200 Neurological PT II Lecture 3
DPTH.6220 Neurological PT II Lab 1
DPTH.6450 PT Interventions III Lecture
DPTH.6470 PT Interventions III Lab 1
DPTH.6350 Clinical Ed. Seminar II 1
DPTH.6260 Geriatric PT 3
DPTH.6280 Musculoskeletal PT III Lecture 3
DPTH.6300 Musculoskeletal PT III Lab 1
Third Summer Required Course
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 3
DPTH.6520 Clinical Ed. Experience II 3 (12 weeks)
Fall Required Courses
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 12
DPTH.6370 Integrated Clinical Practice 3
DPTH.6430 Evidence Directed Care 3
DPTH.6480 Service Learning in PT
DPTH.6420 Health Policy and Admin. 3

Spring Required Courses
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 9
DPTH.6460
Complex Cases
3
DPTH.6400 Professional Prep in PT 3
DPTH.6530 Clinical Ed. Experience III 3 (12 weeks)

Total Credits = 95

Last updated: 1/26/2019