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DPT - Doctor of Physical Therapy

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Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

The Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program at Florida Southern College prepares physical therapy practitioners through dynamic engaged learning experiences and equips them with skills to provide patient-centered, evidence-based care.

Apply today to start next term on Monday, August 17, 2020

Applications are handled by the Physical Therapist Centralized Application Service (PTCAS).

Accelerated Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

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.

  • 36 weeks of full-time clinical practicums
  • 108 semester credit hours
FAQs for DPT

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Small Classes

Our DPT classes are all face-to-face and limited to just 36 students. In this intimate setting, you’ll have the benefit of hands-on learning and extra attention from your professors.

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State-of-the-Art Facilities

Florida Southern College has invested millions of dollars in constructing brand new classrooms and laboratories featuring the most up-to-date physical therapy technology and equipment.

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Expert Faculty

All of our full-time school of physical therapy faculty members have unique specialty expertise in such areas of orthopedics, neurological, or cardio pulmonary physical therapy.