Curriculum

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Curriculum

Spring 1

Courses

Credit Hour

DPT 700 - Clinical Biomechanics

4

DPT 702 - Principles of Inquiry

2

DPT 720 - Health & Wellness

1

DPT 722 - Professional Development

2

DPT 724 - Service Learning 1

1

DPT 750 - Life Span Continuum 1

3

DPT 752 - Tests, Measures & Mobility

4

Summer 1

Courses

Credit Hours

DPT 704 - Human Anatomy

5

DPT 706 - Exercise Physiology

2

DPT 708 - Human Pathophysiology

4

DPT 726 - Clinical Experience 1

1

DPT 754 - Burn and Wound Management 

2

Fall 1

Courses

Credit Hours

DPT 710 - Pharmacology

2

DPT 712 - Neuroscience

3

DPT 728 - Clinical Education

2

DPT 730 - Service Learning 2

1

DPT 756 - Therapeutic Exercise 1

2

DPT 760 - Hospital Based Practice

4

DPT 762 - Musculoskeletal Practice

3

DPT 764 - Clinical Reasoning 1

1

Spring 2 

Courses

Credit Hours

DPT 714 - Motor Control

3

DPT 758 - Neurology Practice

3

DPT 766 - Therapeutic Exercise 2

3

DPT 768 - Cardiopulmonary Practice

3

DPT 770 - Orthotics/Prosthetics

2

DPT 800 - Clinical Internship 1

3

Summer 2

Courses

Credit Hours

DPT 732 - Clinical Experience 2

1

DPT 772 - Life Span Continuum 2 (pediatric)

3

DPT 776 - Life Span Continuum 2 (adult)

3

DPT 780 - Life Span Continuum 2 (geriatric)

3

Fall 2

Courses

Credit Hours

DPT 734 - Service Learning 3

1

DPT 774 - Life Span Continuum 3 (pediatric) 

4

DPT 778 - Life Span Continuum 3 (adult)

4

DPT 782 - Life Span Continuum 3 (geriatric)

4

DPT 784 - Clinical Reasoning 2

1

DPT 786 - Special Populations

4

Spring 3

Courses

Credit Hours

DPT 736 - Administration & Management

3

DPT 788 - Clinical Reasoning 3

1

DPT 796-99 - Elective

2

DPT 802 - Clinical Internship 2  (10 weeks)

5

Summer 3

Courses

Credit Hours

DPT 790 - Licensure Preparation 1 (online)

1

DPT 792 - Assistive & Adaptive Technology (online)

1

DPT 804 - Clinical Internship 3 (10 weeks)

5

Fall 3

Courses

Credit Hours

DPT 794 - Licensure Preparation 2 (online)

2

DPT 806 - Clinical Internship 4 (12 weeks)

6