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Doctor of Physical Therapy


Admissions & Application

Up to 36 students are admitted into the DPT program through a competitive process, with a new class beginning each fall. Individuals interested in Track II or Track III must submit applications through the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service at

  • Early Decision Admission is available in the fall for Track II and III applicants with a minimum of 3.7/4.0 GPA, 50% of prerequisite coursework completed and a 300 combined GRE. Deadline for Early Decision applications is August 14. On-site personal interviews are scheduled in August.
  • Spring Admission deadline for all Track II and III applicants is December 1. On-site personal interviews for qualified applicants are scheduled in January and February. Acceptance decisions for this group are announced in writing during the spring semester.
  • Selection Criteria include academic performance, standardized test scores, statement of educational and professional goals, individual on-site interview, references and knowledge of the profession.

High school seniors interested in Track 1 (February 15 application deadline) should contact the SAU Admissions Office.