SSFM - Pre Physical Therapy
The Pre-Physical Therapy option will prepare undergraduate students to enter a post-baccalaureate master's or doctoral degree program in exercise science and allied health-related fields such as: physical therapy, cardiac rehabilitation, athletic training, exercise physiology, biomechanics and sports medicine. Students in the Pre-Physical Therapy program option are required to take 28 credit hours of courses in Pre-Physical Therapy as part of the 124 credit hours for graduation. Additionally, students must obtain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale by the end of their freshman year in order to continue in the Pre-Physical Therapy program option. Students who wish to transfer into the Pre-Physical Therapy program option must have a 2.8 GPA in order to be admitted. Students must also acquire a "C" or better in all program option courses.
Advisors: Dr. Dwedor Ford, Dr. Diana Melton, Dr. Brenda Swearingin