Doctor of Physical Therapy

The program has filled all seats for the DPT class that began Summer 2018. The average prerequisite GPA of this class is 3.57 and the average GRE scores (quantitative and verbal) are 153/152.

Applications for the next class will open in July 1, 2019.

Welcome to the Department of Physical Therapy at Tennessee State University!

Tennessee State University is the first university in Middle Tennessee to graduate physical therapists. The Department of Physical Therapy offers the entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree in a three-year lockstep format, which begins in the summer session of the first year and ends in the spring semester of the third year.

The faculty and staff in the Department of Physical Therapy look forward to assisting you with any queries you may have about the program.

Feel free to contact us at (615) 963-5881.


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