Admissions

To be considered for admission, candidates must have the following:

  • Earned Bachelor degree (minimum of 120 credit hours)
  • A physical therapy degree from an educational program accredited by  the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
  • A current U.S. physical therapy license or its equivalent
  • Familiarity with computer word processing and internet access with web browser and e-mail capability
  • At least one year of practice as a licensed physical therapist

The preferred deadline for application and supporting documentation are two (2) months before the intended start in the program

Fall Mini Term 1 – August to October July 1
Spring Mini Term I – January to March November 1

 

To apply for admission

  1. Complete, submit the online application, and pay the $20 application fee by clicking the image below:
Application Form




Submit:

  1. official transcripts from all colleges  attended, undergraduate and graduate, reflecting degree(s) received  from an accredited US institution or equivalent training at an  institution outside of the US,
  2. a cover letter stating the reason you want to obtain a DPT
  3. a current resume, and
  4. a notarized copy of your physical therapy license to:

 

Stephanie Thurmond, PT, DPT, ScD, CFMT, COMT
Director, Post Professional DPT Program
School of Physical Therapy
University of the Incarnate Word
4301 Broadway – CPO 412
San Antonio, TX 78209
thurmond@uiwtx.edu
(210) 283 – 6938