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Pre-Physical Therapy

Program Details

  • Major Name: Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Degree Program: Arts and Sciences
  • Degree Designation: AA
  • College / School: STEM

The School of Medicine at West Virginia University replaced the Masters in Physical Therapy (MPT) with the Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT). Applicants are required to have a bachelor’s degree before admission into the DPT program.

DPT prerequisite requirements include:

  • Biology 101, 102, 103, 104
  • Chemistry 115, 116
  • Physics 101, 102
  • Psychology 101, 241
  • Statistics 211
  • Anatomy 205
  • Physiology 441 (BIOL 230 and 231 will replace this course)
  • Medical Terminology

Graduation Requirements

In order to earn an Associate of Arts degree in Arts and Sciences with a major in Pre-Physical Therapy, a student must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours of required and elective course work.

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