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Doctor of Physical Therapy | Curriculum



Year  Semester  Course Credit Hours
1 Summer PT-700  Foundations of Physical Therap 2
    PT-705 Movement Science 3
    PT-705L Surface Anatomy Lab 1
    PT-718 Human Anatomy  5
    PT-764 Evidence Based Practice I 1
      Total Semester Hours 12
1 Fall PT-701 Neuroscience 4
    PT-712 Applied Physio and Nutrition 3
    PT-712L Applied Physio and Nutrition Lab 1
    PT-730 Musculoskeletal I 3
    PT 730L Musculoskeletal I Lab 3
    PT-752 Motor Development 2
      Total Semester Hours 16
1 Spring IP-711 IP Foundations & Teamstepps 1
    IP-###  IP Concentration Course of choice 1
    PT-711 Clinical Pathophysiology
    PT-716 Biomechanical Analysis 1.5
    PT-724 Therapeutic Exercise 2
    PT-724L Therapeutic Exercise & Massage 1
    PT-731 Musculoskeletal II 3
    PT-731L Musculoskeletal II Lab  2
    PT-748 Pharmacology 1
      Total Semester Hours 15.5
2 Summer PT-725 Biophysical Agents Lab 1.5
    PT-727A Cardiovascular & Pulmonary A 2
    PT-727LA Cardiovascular/Pulmon PT LabA .5
    PT-732 Musculoskeletal III  3
    PT-732L Musculoskeletal III Lab 2
    PT-749 Healthcare Delivery 2
    PT-765 Evidence Based Practice II 1
      Electives var.
      Total Semester Hours 12
2 Fall PT-727B Cardiovascular & Pulmonary B 1
    PT-727LB Cardiovascular/Pulmon PT LabB .5
    PT-726L  Functional Mobility   1
    PT-728 Imaging/ Electrodiagnosis 2
    PT-733 Prosthetics and Orthotics 1.5
    PT-740 Clinical Practicum I* 8
    PT-751 Integumentary Physical Therapy 2
    PT-766 Evidence Based Practice III 1
      Electives var.
      *First 8 weeks of semester  
      Total Semester Hours 17
2 Spring PT-746 Health Promotion 2
    PT-755 Neuromuscular I 3
    PT-755L Neuromuscular I Lab 3
    PT-710 Adult Development & Aging 3
    PT-760 Pediatrics 3
    PT-760L Pediatrics Lab 1
      Electives var.
      Total Semester Hours 15
3 Summer PT-717 Differential Diagnosis 2
    PT-756 Neuromuscular II 3
    PT-756L Neuromuscular II Lab 2
    PT-761 Practice Management 2
    PT-762L Clin Reason/Practice Lab 1
      Electives var.
      Total Semester Hours 10
3 Fall PT-741 Clinical Practicum II* 10
    PT-742 Clinical Practicum III 10
    PT-767 Evidence Based Practice IV 1
      Total Semester Hours 21
3 Spring PT-743 Clinical Practicum IV 12
      Total Semester Hours 12
      Total Didactic Hours 91.5
      Total Clinical Hours 40
      Total Credit Hours 132.5