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Doctor of Physical Therapy Application Procedure

The online application process for the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program opens July 1 each year; the application deadline is Nov. 1 of the year that precedes potential entry into the program. To be eligible to apply, applicants must have, or be on track to receive, a baccalaureate degree by the date of admission. Applicants must meet specified pre-requisite course requirements with minimum 3.0 required grade point average and minimum of 3.0 overall grade point averages. 

All applications to the DPT Program at UMMC must be submitted online. The applicant is responsible for submitting all required documentation to the Office of Enrollment Management by the application deadline to be considered for an interview. Please read the DPT application instructions carefully before submitting your application.

  • Click here to access DPT application instructions for May 2020.

Application procedure

The application with all supporting documents must be submitted by Nov. 1. All applicants pay a non-refundable application fee of $25. Suggested web browsers to access the application and pay the application fee include Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.

Any questions related to a submitted application or receipt of support documentation should be directed to:

Important deadlines 

The following dates are important deadlines for application processing for the class entering May 2020.

All submissions must be received by the Office of Enrollment Management on or before the following dates:

  • Nov. 1, 2019 - Complete application, application, fee, all supporting documents, and transcripts
  • Jan. 17, 2020 - Final transcripts for those enrolled in classes fall semester of 2019
  • Mid- to late January 2020 - Interview dates for the class entering May 2020. Applicants will be notified by the end of December if selected for an interview, and if so, the date and time of the interview.

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