Admission

Apply to the E&H SHS DPT Program

E&H’s PTCAS GRE Code = 1613


The E&H DPT Program uses the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service, known as PTCAS for all applications.

Admission to the DPT Program requires having earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution with a minimum overall GPA of 2.75, a minimum prerequisite course GPA of 3.0 (see course list below), at least 40 observation hours under a licensed physical therapist and completion of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) taken within five years prior to being admitted. Three letters of recommendation from professionals must also be submitted.

2016 Tuition Cost: $33,000/yr ; $11,000/semester

For more information about the program or the admissions process, contact Tracie Rinehardt, Coordinator of Admissions for the E&H School of Health Sciences at (276) 944-6791 or ha{\NJ[YVRsTn3M]u]#[JFiFB=EIEiY9R@/Bk

  • Application Process

    The E&H DPT program uses the standardized Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS)—conveniently allowing applicants to apply to our program, along with many others nation-wide via one simple application.
  • Admission Requirements

    Admission to the E&H DPT Program requires a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution (GPA of 2.75+), a minimum prerequisite course (GPA of 3.0+), at least 40 observation hours under a licensed physical therapist and completion of the GRE taken within five years prior to being admitted. Three letters of recommendation from professionals must also be submitted.
  • Technical Standards

    It is the goal of the Emory & Henry College Doctor of Physical Therapy Program to produce competent doctors of physical therapy who perform as autonomous general practitioners providing quality care to a variety of patients across the lifespan.


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