Alvernia University Doctor in Physical Therapy Program
400 Saint Bernardine Street Reading PA 19607 United States
Phone+1 610.796.8296
Phone 2 +1 610.796.8228
Private
CAPTE Accredited

"This page is intended for college transfer students and graduates ONLY. High school students MUST contact the institution directly for information about the guaranteed freshman-entry program. Do not apply using PTCAS."

Program Description

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Alvernia University is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org. If needing to contact the program/institution directly, please call 610-568-1546 or email christopher.wise@alvernia.edu.


For more information regarding the process of accreditation, please contact the:

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
1111 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-706-3245
Email: accreditation@apta.org

General
Program offers a guaranteed freshman admission pathway?
Yes
Dual Degrees
Will the professional (entry-level) PT program offer a satellite or branch campus to applicants during the upcoming admissions cycle?
No
Institution's Religious Affiliation
Catholic
Admission Interviews
Program conducts interviews as part of the admissions process?
Yes
Additional information about interviews

You will be interviewed in a group format, with 3-4 other applicants. Each group interview will be led by a DPT primary and associated faculty member. Each applicant will be asked 2 direct questions and 1-2 follow-up questions depending on time.

 

 

 

Deposits
Is a Deposit Required for Accepted Applicants?
Yes
Total cumulative deposit
$300
Deposit Refundable?
No
Due Date of First Required Deposit
01/15/2022
Incoming Class Profile
Anticipated Size of the Next Entering Class
33
Size of Most Recent Entering Class
33
% of IN-STATE applicants accepted
72%
% of WICHE (Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education) applicants accepted
0%
% of OUT-OF-STATE (non-resident) U.S. applicants accepted
28%
% of CANADIAN applicants accepted
0%
% of INTERNATIONAL (non-U.S/non-Canadian) applicants accepted
0%
Sex
% Male
41%
% Female 
59%
Race/Ethnicity
% Hispanic 
3%
% African-American/Black (Non-Hispanic)
3%
% White (Not of Hispanic Origin) 
94%
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Founded2014
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