Clinical Residency in Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Curriculum Outline

Courses (credits)

Fall (6 credits)

  • PT-GE 2610 Advanced Anatomy Physiology Musculoskeletal (3)
  • PT-GE 2601 Advanced Physical Therapy Examination and Intervention Skills of the Musculoskeletal System I (3)
  • PT-GE 2611 Mentored Orthopedic Physical Therapy Clinical Practice I (0)

Spring (5 credits)

  • PT-GE 2605 Advanced Evidence-Based Orthopedic Physical Therapy (2)
  • PT-GE 2602 Advanced Physical Therapy Examination and Intervention Skills of the Musculoskeletal System II (3)
  • PT-GE 2612 Mentored Orthopedic Physical Therapy Clinical Practice II (0)

Summer (5 credits)

  • PT-GE 2604 Seminar: Orthopedic Physical Therapy (2 credits)
  • PT-GE 2603 Advanced Physical Therapy Examination and Intervention Skills of the Musculoskeletal System III (3)
  • PT-GE 2613 Mentored Orthopedic Physical Therapy Clinical Practice III (0)

Total credits = 16

* The curriculum is designed to be completed in 12 months of continuous study.  Students have a maximum of 36 months from the date of matriculation to complete all degree requirements.