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Texas State University Department of Physical Therapy
200 Bobcat Way Round Rock TX 78665 United States
Phone+1 512.716.2652
Public
CAPTE Accredited
Supplemental Requirements
Supplemental FEE required?
Yes
Supplemental fee amount
$80
Supplemental APPLICATION required?
Yes
Supplemental MATERIALS required?
Yes
Description of supplemental materials required
Refer to the Texas State Graduate College website: https://www.gradcollege.txstate.edu/programs/dpt.html for instructions regarding the submission of the supplemental application.
Supplemental forms and materials required by program - item 1
pay supplemental application fee of $80 (or $115 if application has international credentials) when submitting supplemental application
Deadline for Submission of Supplemental Materials
09/15/2022
Link to supplemental forms or instructions
Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
Is GRE Required?
Yes
Your program's GRE codes
Program's PTCAS GRE code
7405
Additional information about program's GRE requirements
The GRE score is valid for five years after the exam date.
Minimum and average GRE scores
Verbal reasoning scaled score
150
152
Quantitative reasoning scaled score
145
152
Reference Requirements
Physical Therapist-1
Applicant must send one reference from this specific type of evaluator
Physical Therapist-2
Applicant must send one reference from this specific type of evaluator
Professor in Major
Evaluator type accepted
Professor
Applicant must send a reference from one or more evaluators in this category
Academic
Evaluator type accepted
Supervisor/Employer
Evaluator type accepted
Teaching Assistant
Evaluator type not accepted
PTA
Evaluator type not accepted
Pre-PT Advisor
Evaluator type not accepted
Politician
Evaluator type not accepted
Health Care Professional
Evaluator type not accepted
Friend
Evaluator type not accepted
Family Member
Evaluator type not accepted
Co-worker
Evaluator type not accepted
Clergy
Evaluator type not accepted
Other
Evaluator type not accepted
Number of references required by program
3
PT Observation Hours
Information about your PT requirements
* Although we do not require a specific number of volunteer or observation hours, it is highly recommended that applicants have exposure to a variety of physical therapy settings prior to applying to the program. 

* Documentation of these hours is not required, but you will be asked to list those experiences on the application. 

* The program values breadth of experience over depth of experience.
Program's PT hours requirement
PT hours are not required but are highly recommended
Paid
Accepted/Considered
Volunteer
Accepted/Considered
Inpatient
Accepted/Considered
Outpatient
Accepted/Considered
GPA Requirements
Overall Undergraduate Cumulative
3.00
3.69
Last 60 hours towards degree
3.00
3.78
All science courses taken
3.00
3.63
Pre-requisite courses
3.00
3.75
Background Checks
Background check required prior to matriculation.
Yes
Program participates in PTCAS Background Check process through Certiphi Screening.
No
International Students
Program considers Canadian coursework?
Yes
CanadianTranscriptsDictionary
Send original Canadian transcript to institution
Program policy for non-U.S. (foreign/international) coursework
Other
Additional information for the foreign transcripts
Submit a copy of official foreign transcript directly to the Texas State Graduate College by uploading to your supplemental application.
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, Canadian citizens, Foreign (non-U.S.) citizens with a visa, Foreign (non-U.S.) citizens
Additional information about program's policy on foreign coursework
For questions regarding international credentials, please email The Graduate College at gradcollege@txstate.edu. Please review the Texas State website for information on English proficiency requirement: https://www.gradcollege.txstate.edu/international/language.html