Physical Therapy


This program is designed for students interested in pursuing physical therapy. A major in Kinesiology is recommended.

Common prerequisites for application to physical therapy programs include:

  • general biology
  • one year anatomy/physiology
  • one year general chemistry
  • one year physics
  • three semesters psychology
  • one semester statistics

Electives should be carefully selected with advisor's guidance about current requirements for entry to the physical therapy programs of choice.

See the Kinesiology major, pre physical therapy emphasis for more information.


Ann Hickey

Department Chair
Yao Yuan Sze Foundation Chair of Kinesiology
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
Science & Learning Center 320
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Melanie Householder

Senior Lecturer of Kinesiology
Science & Learning Center 310B