Department of Physical Therapy

Our Mission

The Department of Physical Therapy provides a quality physical therapy education in a multicultural environment with particular emphasis on the needs of the disadvantaged and underserved. The Department of Physical Therapy prepares graduates who will practice autonomously with competence, integrity, and compassion in a variety of settings. The graduates will contribute to the profession and to the community through scholarship, service and leadership.


Application Deadline for Fall 2016
The application deadline for the admitting class of fall 2016 is Thursday, January 15, 2016. This is the due date for submission of ALL application documents.

News & Announcements

  • Faculty Spotlight: Dr. VanHoose
  • Congratulations to Ashley Johnson, 3rd year DPT student, for being accepted into the Nutrition and Kinesiology PhD program at the University of Illinois- Chicago (UIC) starting fall 2015
  • Gross Anatomy Preparation Workshop accepting applications,
  • For more information about departmental activities, visit our OnTheMove@HUPT page.