Emory & Henry College Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
565 Radio Hill Road Marion VA 24354 United States
Phone+1 276.944.6791

"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

The Emory & Henry College Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program is a three-year, nine semester, 119-credit hour program. The coursework is organized into curricular themes, with the emphasis in the first year on foundations of clinical sciences, introductory clinical skills, and applied clinical sciences. The coursework in the second and third years emphasize advanced clinical sciences and skills, and critical inquiry courses necessary to prepare knowledgeable and competent physical therapists.

Threaded throughout the curriculum are courses on various professional issues, learning experiences and community engagement. The clinical education components of the program, include five part-time clinical immersions (occurring in semesters 2-6) and three full-time clinical internships (occurring in semesters 7-9). These clinical education components allow students to practice the profession at an entry level in various clinical settings under the supervision of licensed and experienced physical therapists.

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
Methodist
Admission Interviews
Program conducts interviews as part of the admissions process?
Yes
Additional information about interviews
After the application deadline, selected students will be invited for an on-site interview. It is highly encouraged to visit campus if you are selected for an on-site interview. It is important for you to see our facilities and meet our wonderful faculty, staff, and students. A phone or internet interview may be considered for extreme cases only.
Deposits
Is a Deposit Required for Accepted Applicants?
Yes
Total cumulative deposit
$1000
Additional Information about Deposit
Please be advised that the $1,000 deposit will be applied to your DPT tuition.  The deposit fee is a payment to secure your spot in the DPT program; if you decide not to attend Emory & Henry College the deposit is non-refundable.
Deposit Refundable?
No
Additional Information about Refunds
Please be advised that the $1,000 deposit will be applied to your DPT tuition.  The deposit fee is a payment to secure your spot in the DPT program; if you decide not to attend Emory & Henry College the deposit is non-refundable.
Due Date of First Required Deposit
01/15/2021
Incoming Class Profile
Anticipated Size of the Next Entering Class
34
Size of Most Recent Entering Class
34
% of IN-STATE applicants accepted
38%
% of OUT-OF-STATE (non-resident) U.S. applicants accepted
59%
% of INTERNATIONAL (non-U.S/non-Canadian) applicants accepted
3%
Sex
% Male
56%
% Female 
44%
Race/Ethnicity
% Hispanic 
6%
% Asian
12%
% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
3%
% White (Not of Hispanic Origin) 
79%
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