Is a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree Worth It? If you’re dreaming about helping patients restore their mobility and quality of life, and you’re exploring what it would take to become a physical therapist, you may be wondering, “Is a degree in physical therapy worth it?” The answer to this question depends, of course, on your personal career goals. Some people choose to become physical therapist assistants because only a two-year associate degree is required. It’s true that pursuing a doctorate takes time and effort; however, there are countless advantages to earning a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. To that end, let’s look at some of the factors that make a Doctor in Physical Therapy (DPT) degree the best first step on an exceptional career Read more
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Meet all admissions requirements.A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
GRE taken within the past 5 years*
*Note: The GRE requirement has been waived for Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 admissions
All program prerequisites completed within the past 5 years (recommended) Up to two prerequisite courses may be pending at the time of enrollment.
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Plan for completing pending prerequisites
Recommendations and observation hours required
MS-SLP applicants must apply through the Common Application System.Create a profile, upload your documents, and respond to the essay prompt. Then submit your application for verification:
SLP: CSDCAS. GRE code: 2300.
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