Physical Therapy PT

A Lesson in Inspiring Student Resiliency: USAHS’ Dr. Quinones Shares Her Story with Inside Higher Ed

Inside Higher Ed reports that college students are experiencing high levels of anxiety and depression, a circumstance that is impacting their academic journey and college experience. According to a 2023 Student Voice survey, professors are the primary group students deem responsible for providing stress and mental health support. Survey respondents shared several ways professors might

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What Can You Do with a Kinesiology Major?: Fifteen Career Paths

Kinesiology is an exciting major with several career options. Some students enter an undergraduate program knowing what they want to do. Others love a subject but may not know the opportunities available to them. If you’re wondering what you can do with a kinesiology major, look no further—we’ve outlined fifteen career paths to inspire kinesiology

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Dr. Norman Belleza, USAHS, Shares the Healthcare Benefits of Interprofessional Education with Inside Higher Ed

Collaboration is the hallmark of creative problem-solving, shared expertise and deeper understanding. In healthcare, interprofessional teams can improve patient outcomes and enhance patient care. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), interprofessional education (IPE) is an experience that “occurs when students from two or more professions learn about, from, and with each other.” Norman Belleza,

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A Career in Psychology: 17 Paths

Did you know that a degree in psychology opens doors to various opportunities in health and rehabilitative sciences? You’ll have the chance to explore several fields and specialties beyond clinical behavior study. Learn more about pursuing a unique career path in psychology and beyond, plus educational requirements and insight into each position.  These requirements can

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Eight Graduate Programs for Kinesiology Majors

After completing your bachelor’s program in kinesiology, one of the best things you can do is to pursue an advanced degree. Graduate programs can help you gain knowledge and field expertise and advance your career.  With more career opportunities comes potentially higher salaries. To qualify for many of the following graduate programs, you will need

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Determining the Cost of Your Advanced Education

A post-graduate education is a great way to enhance your career prospects, especially in the field of health sciences. But there are many things to consider before taking the plunge, not least of all the financial cost of pursuing a graduate program. Of course, not all programs are designed equally, and when you settle on

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22 Health Science Careers for Biology Majors

You might think that if you major in biology, your only career path involves working in a laboratory. Don’t break out the test tubes just yet; there are a lot of careers for biology majors you might not have considered. Biology majors are excellent candidates for many health science professions, and we recommend a biology

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40 Physical Therapy (PT) School Interview Questions

When you apply to a physical therapy (PT) graduate program, you can assume the application process includes an interview stage. In the interview, you’ll share your knowledge and skills and ask questions about the program. Running through practice questions and answers can help prepare you to answer questions confidently and improve your chances of successful

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How To Get Into Physical Therapy School: 10 Key Steps

Becoming a physical therapist (PT) is a long but rewarding process. You’ll need to earn a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), the highest degree available in the field, to practice as a physical therapist. However, physical therapy schools are competitive, with more people applying than spots available in programs.  Learn how to get into physical

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How To Become a Travel Physical Therapist

Just as not everyone is destined for a career in medicine, not every physical therapist (PT) wants to work in the same location every day for their entire career. Look into how to become a travel physical therapist if the idea of working in the same office seems boring, or if you aren’t sure what

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USAHS DPT Alum Lives Dream, Lands Coveted Role in the NBA

Dr. Jamal Cort, DPT, was not going to miss his shot. He had always dreamed of being a part of the National Basketball Association (NBA). “I knew I wanted to be in the NBA – it was always my end goal,” said Cort. In 2013, he landed his first role in professional sports. For two

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