Degree Plans & Curriculum
The UTMB Department of Physical Therapy (PT) offers the following program tracks for the Doctor of Physical Therapy degree:
- Traditional DPT
- PTA to DPT Bridge
- Post-Professional DPT
The UTMB Physical Therapy program provides students with a quality graduate education in an environment fostering innovation, collaboration and respect. The curriculum focuses on evidenced based physical therapy practice providing learning experiences that facilitate the development of competencies and behaviors necessary to become providers of choice for restoration of optimal physical function. Upon completion of the program, students are awarded a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree, and are eligible to sit for the national licensure examination.