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School of Physical Therapy

Earn a DPT Degree That is Invaluable

The mission of the School of Physical Therapy is to prepare entry level physical therapy practitioners through dynamic engaged learning experiences and equip them with skills to provide patient-centered, evidence based care, and have a positive impact on the community.

CAPTE Statement

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at the Florida Southern College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 3030 Potomac Ave. Suite 100, Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085; telephone: 703.706.3245; email:; website: If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call Dr. Nancy Nuzzo at 863.680.5126 or email

Pursue Your Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

You’ll complete your DPT in two and a half years so you can get a jump start on taking your licensure exams and applying for jobs.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Questions? Contact

Kimberly Smith

Admission Counselor and Advisor