Doctor of Physical Therapy for Practicing Physical Therapists

Curriculum Outline

Content Area 1 ----- 16 to 28 credits

  • PT-GE 2026 Clinical Sciences/Pathology/Imaging/Pharmacology of the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Systems (4)
  • PT-GE 2250 Physical Therapy Examination of the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Systems (4)
  • PT-GE 2231 Clinical Sciences/Pathology/Imaging/Pharmacology of the Musculoskeletal System (4)
  • PT-GE 2251 Physical Therapy Examination of the Musculoskeletal System(4)
  • PT-GE 2242 Clinical Sciences/Pathology/Imaging/Pharmacology of the Neuromuscular System (4)
  • PT-GE 2252 Physical Therapy Examination of the Neuromuscular System (5)
  • PT-GE 2233 Applied Anatomy and Physiology of the Genito-urinary, Integumentary, Endocrine, Immune, and Gastrointestinal Systems (3)
  • PT-GE 2243 Clinical Sciences/Pathology/Imaging/Pharmacology of the Genito-urinary, Integumentary, Endocrine, Immune, and Gastrointestinal Systems (4)
  • PT-GE 2253 Physical Therapy Examination of the Genito-urinary, Integumentary, Endocrine, Immune, and Gastrointestinal Systems (3)
  • PT-GE 2263 Physical Therapy Interventions/Prevention Programs/Wellness Programs for the Genito-urinary, Integumentary, Endocrine, Immune, and Gastrointestinal Systems (4)

Content Area 2 ----- 2 to 6 credits

  • PT-GE 2286 Critical Inquiry and Clinical Decision Making I (2)
  • PT-GE 2287 Critical Inquiry and Clinical Decision Making II (2)
  • PT-GE 2288 Critical Inquiry and Clinical Decision Making III (2)

Content Area 3 ----- 4 credits

  • PT-GE 2295 Business Practices, Reimbursement, Marketing, Technology, and Management of Care Delivery Systems (4)

Content Area 4----- 2 to 14 credits

  • PT-GE 2227 Principles of Exercise (3)
  • PT-GE 2229 Fitness Theory and Practice (2)
  • PT-GE 2225 Exercise Physiology (4)
  • PT-GE 2220 Kinesiology/Biomechanics/Ergonomics (5)
Total = 36 credits