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Admission Application Procedure - Doctor of Physical Therapy

The online application process for the Doctor of Physical Therapy program in the School of Health Related Professions at the University of Mississippi Medical Center 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 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 Student Records and Registrar 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 2019.


Application procedure

The application with all supporting documents must be submitted by Nov. 1. All applicants pay a non-refundable application fee of $25.

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

Applicants should carefully read application instructions prior to completing application.

Suggested web browsers to access the application and pay the application fee include Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.

Important deadlines for application processing the class entering for May 2019

All submissions must be received by the Office of Student Records and Registrar on or before the following dates:

  • Completed application, application fee, all support documents, and transcripts: Nov. 1, 2018.
  • For those enrolled in classes fall semester of 2018, final fall transcripts: Jan. 18, 2019.
  • Interview dates for the class entering in May 2019 are currently scheduled for late January 2019. Applicants will be notified by the end of December if selected for an interview and, if so, the date and time of the interview.