Gannon University - Ruskin Physical Therapy Program
Phone+1 813.658.4926
Phone 2 +1 813.658.4902
Private
CAPTE Accredited
Supplemental Requirements
Supplemental FEE required?
No
Supplemental fee amount
$0
Supplemental APPLICATION required?
No
Supplemental MATERIALS required?
No
Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
Is GRE Required?
No
Reference Requirements
Physical Therapist-1
Evaluator type accepted
Physical Therapist-2
Evaluator type accepted
Professor in Major
Evaluator type accepted
Professor
Evaluator type accepted
Academic
Evaluator type accepted
Supervisor/Employer
Evaluator type accepted
Teaching Assistant
Evaluator type accepted
PTA
Evaluator type accepted
Pre-PT Advisor
Evaluator type accepted
Politician
Evaluator type accepted
Health Care Professional
Evaluator type accepted
Friend
Evaluator type accepted
Family Member
Evaluator type not accepted
Co-worker
Evaluator type accepted
Clergy
Evaluator type accepted
Other
Evaluator type accepted
Number of references required by program
3
Additional information about program's reference requirements
Three letters of recommendation are required. 
PT Observation Hours
Information about your PT requirements
Experience in multiple physical settings is recommended.
Program's PT hours requirement
PT hours are required - a licensed PT must verify hours w/ signed form uploaded or online via PTCAS
Total number of PT Hours REQUIRED
100
Paid
Accepted/Considered
Volunteer
Accepted/Considered
Inpatient
Accepted/Considered
Outpatient
Accepted/Considered
GPA Requirements
Overall Undergraduate Cumulative
3.00
3.54
Program-specific prerequisite
3.00
3.45
Natural Science
3.00
3.40
Additional information about program's GPA requirements
Grades below a “C” are not acceptable.
Background Checks
Background check required prior to matriculation.
No
Program participates in PTCAS Background Check process through Certiphi Screening.
No
International Students
Program considers Canadian coursework?
No
Program policy for non-U.S. (foreign/international) coursework
Do not send any foreign documentation. PT program only considers U.S. courses
Are non-native English Speakers required to submit TOEFL scores?
Yes
Citizenship requirements
Citizenship types eligible for admission U.S. citizens
U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents
Additional information about program's policy on foreign coursework
Evidence of English-language proficiency for academic purposes for students whose native language is not English and who want to begin their coursework for their degree upon arrival may submit one of the following qualifying English tests and scores accepted by Gannon University: TOEFL internet-based minimum score of 79, IELTS minimum band score of 6.5, Pearson Tests of English minimum score of 53, Duolingo minimum score of 49 or ELS Language Center completion of Level 112.