Total Credit Hours: 44
These are the prerequisite courses required of PTA to DPT Bridge applicants:
Note: Bridge applicants must complete 44 hours of the following prerequisite courses with a grade of C or better. Class numbers are a guide only based on Texas Number system. It is not all inclusive. Numbering may vary school to school.
|General Chemistry for Science Majors with lab|
CHEM 1411 & 1412
|College or University Physics with lab|
PHYS 1401 & 1402 or above
|Biology for Science Majors with lab|
BIOL 1406 & 1407
|Human Anatomy with lab *||4|
|Physiology with lab **||4|
|College Algebra, Trigonometry, or Calculus|
|Developmental Psychology ****|
PSYC 2314 / 2312
* Human Anatomy - Must be an upper level course, prefer cadaver based, will accept online course.
** Physiology with lab - May be a Vertebrate, Chordate, Comparative or Human Physiology course. Must include lab. Must be a course for science majors. Anatomy & Physiology I and II can be used to meet this requirement.
*** Statistics - Upper level psychology, sociology or education based is preferred. Must include ANOVA (Analysis of Variance)
**** Developmental Psychology - Abnormal Psychology will not count.