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Clarke University Department of Physical Therapy
Graduate Admissions Attn: Morgan Budde 1550 Clarke Drive Dubuque IA 52001 United States
Phone+1 563.588.6539
Phone 2 +1 563.213.6239
Private
CAPTE Accredited
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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. Current Clarke University students should apply through the institution. Do not apply using PTCAS.

Program Description

The Clarke University Physical Therapy Department is committed to excellence in physical therapy education and dedicated to educating individuals who are prepared to contribute to society as physical therapy professionals in a variety of settings. We are an integral part of the university that encourages personal and intellectual growth of professional leaders, promotes reflective professional practice within the context of a diverse global community, and advances decision making that is rooted in spiritual and ethical principles as well as social responsibility. We provide a supportive environment for learning while fostering the critical thinking and ethical decision-making skills required to participate in the rapidly changing health care environment.

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?
No
Deposits
Is a Deposit Required for Accepted Applicants?
Yes
Total cumulative deposit
$300
Deposit Refundable?
No
Deposits collected on a rolling basis after offer of admission made?
Yes
Incoming Class Profile
Anticipated Size of the Next Entering Class
33
Size of Most Recent Entering Class
32
% of IN-STATE applicants accepted
44%
% of OUT-OF-STATE (non-resident) U.S. applicants accepted
56%
Sex
% Male
19%
% Female 
81%
Race/Ethnicity
% Hispanic 
4%
% White (Not of Hispanic Origin) 
93%
% Declining to State 
3%
Additional information about the class profile
Preferential admission is given to students who were accepted in the Early Assurance Pathway as first-year undergraduate students and individuals from institutions who have a signed 3 + 3 articulation agreement with Clarke University who meet the "early assurance" requirements. Approximately 40-50% of students are admitted via the early assurance pathway.
Minority-Serving Institution (MSI) Status
Program housed at a Minority-Serving Institution No
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