Physical Therapy


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  • Curriculum

    Professional Course of Study in Physical Therapy

    First Year
    Summer SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT600Anatomical Basis of Human Movement in PT Practice7
    PT610 Introduction to Physical Therapy Practice3
      10
    Fall SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT601  Physiologic Basis of Physical Therapy I3
    PT602  Human Kinesiology and Biomechanics I3
    PT611  Systems Review and Clinical Dysfunction4
    PT620  Acute Care in Physical Therapy I4
    PT630  Principles of Physical Therapy Practice I3
      17
    Spring SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT603  Physiologic Basis of Physical Therapy II3
    PT621  Clinical Tests and Measures in Physical Therapy Practice4
    PT631  Assessment and Management of Musculoskeletal Problems I4
    PT632  Principles of Physical Therapy Practice II3
    PT660  Evidence-Based Physical Therapy Practice I3
      17
    Second Year
    Summer SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT604  Human Kinesiology and Biomechanics II3
    PT605  Pharmacology in Physical Therapy2
    PT633  Acute Care in Physical Therapy II3
    PT640 Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare  2
    PT670  Specialty Practice in Physical Therapy Elective2*
      10
    Fall SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT617  Issues in Community Health and Prevention and Wellness
    PT634  Assessment and Management of Musculoskeletal Problems II3
    PT641  Organizational Systems in Healthcare Delivery2
    PT662  Journal Seminar I1
    PT650  Clinical Experience I6
      15
    Spring SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT606  Neurosciences in Physical Therapy Practice4
    PT612  Developmental Basis of Functional Movement Across the Lifespan3
    PT635  Physical Therapy Management of Integumentary Problems4
    PT636  Neurological Aspects of Physical Therapy Practice I3
    PT661  Evidence-Based Physical Therapy Practice II2
    PT663  Journal Seminar II    1
    PT670  Specialty Practice in Physical Therapy Elective2*
      17
    Third Year
    Summer SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT613  Applied Clinical Decision-Making3
    PT651  Clinical Experience II6
      9
    Fall SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT616  Comprehensive Capstone3
    PT637  Neurological Aspects of Physical Therapy Practice II4
    PT638  Neurological Aspects of Physical Therapy Practice III 4
    PT642  Resource Management in Physical Therapy2
    PT670  Specialty Practice in Physical Therapy Elective2*
       13
    Spring SemesterSemester
    Hours
    PT652  Clinical Experience III  6
    PT653  Clinical Experience IV6
      12
    Total Required Hours120
    PT671  Independent Study in Physical Therapy Practice1-4
    PT672  Special Topics in Physical Therapy Practice1-4
     * Elective Option