Baylor University (for class beginning in Jan 2021) Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Baylor University One Bear Place #97264 Waco TX 76798-7264 United States
Phone+1 254.710.2640
Program Description

We offer an innovative and accelerated DPT program that allows completion of your degree requirements in two years. Our blended learning format combines best practices in distance education, on-campus lab immersion sessions, and clinical education experiences to prepare you as a future Doctor of Physical Therapy and servant leader in this vital profession. We will deliver a DPT program that embraces the core values of the Baylor University and the physical therapy profession.

The mission of the Baylor University Doctor of Physical Therapy program is to provide an innovative, career-focused and Christian-valued education that develops responsible citizens, servant leaders, dedicated scholars, and exemplary physical therapists who are sensitive to the needs of a pluralistic society.

Our vision is to transform physical therapy education, improve scalability and access to DPT education, increase flexibility for traditional and nontraditional learners, increase the level of active learning in courses, and seek to achieve quality student experiences and outcomes. Our graduates will be prepared for skillful, mindful and compassionate clinical practice, lifelong learning and professional development, and selfless service to their community and profession.

Please join us for one of our monthly webinars, as we discuss the details of our unique program. You can register for the webinar at the following link: https://protect-us.mimecast.com/s/l1WYC9rG6PF9OKBHE0buF?domain=baylor.edu.

General
Program offers a guaranteed freshman admission pathway?
No
Dual Degrees
Will the professional (entry-level) PT program offer a satellite or branch campus to applicants during the upcoming admissions cycle?
No
Admission Interviews
Program conducts interviews as part of the admissions process?
Yes
Deposits
Is a Deposit Required for Accepted Applicants?
Yes
Total cumulative deposit
$1500
Additional Information about Deposit
This non-refundable deposit will be applied directly toward your tuition and fees when matriculating into the program.
Deposit Refundable?
No
Due Date of First Required Deposit
02/01/2020
Incoming Class Profile
Anticipated Size of the Next Entering Class
100
Size of Most Recent Entering Class
101
% of IN-STATE applicants accepted
46%
% of OUT-OF-STATE (non-resident) U.S. applicants accepted
54%
Sex
% Male
43%
% Female 
56%
Additional information about the class profile
The DPT Admissions Committee and faculty will review all completed applications (i.e., application and all supporting materials received) in the order of receipt. Applicants are evaluated based on the following items: cumulative GPA, pre-requisite GPA, GRE verbal percentile rank, GRE quantitative percentile rank, references, and personal essay.

Other factors considered, but not required: relevant work experience, observation hours, and prior military experience.

The DPT admissions committee will use this evaluative process to ensure nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all applicants. The DPT admissions committee will grant admission interviews by invitation only.
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