University of Indianapolis Krannert School of Physical Therapy
Krannert School of Physical Therapy 1400 East Hanna Avenue Indianapolis IN 46227 United States

Thank you for considering the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at UIndy's Krannert School of Physical Therapy (KSPT). The DPT program is a 3-year, full-time traditional campus-based program that combines classroom instruction with real-world clinical experiences. The faculty are committed to educating and inspiring movement experts to transform the health of society through engaging and innovative experiences, meaningful relationships, and excellence in practice, scholarship, and professional and community engagement. 

  • There is one admissions cycle each year.
  • Applications are due October 1 and must be verified in PTCAS by November 1 in order to be reviewed.
  • Please submit your application early to ensure time for processing. 
  • All applicants are required to participate in the CASPer Assessment.
  • Be sure to review the CASPer website early for available testing dates.
  • All applicants are required to provide three recommendations.
  • Please review our website for recommendation letter requirements.
  • GRE scores are not required.

Applicants selected to interview will be notified by the admissions counselor. Applicants who do not meet the outlined minimum requirements will not be considered for admission. Please visit our website for a full list of our admissions criteria. 

* If you have any questions, please contact our Admissions Counselor Krista Hensley

This page is intended for college students and graduates ONLY. We do not accept transfers from other DPT programs. High school students MUST contact the institution directly for information about the freshman-entry program. High school students should NOT apply using PTCAS.

Program Description

The Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program, housed within the Krannert School of Physical Therapy, prepares outstanding clinicians to enter practice across the full spectrum of physical therapy settings. Our program equips students with the knowledge and skills they need to function as physical therapists in increasingly complex and independent roles. DPT faculty are actively engaged in both clinical practice and research activities.

Program offers a guaranteed freshman admission pathway?
Dual Degrees
Dual-degree programs offered in conjunction with the PT degree
The UIndy Doctor of Physical Therapy program currently offers two (2) Dual Certificate options. After the first year in the program, students can choose to apply to pursue a Dual Certificate in Aging Studies or Health Care Administration. Additional information about these dual program options is provided to students during their first year in the DPT program. Students must be in good academic and professional standing to pursue dual program options. 
Will the professional (entry-level) PT program offer a satellite or branch campus to applicants during the upcoming admissions cycle?
Institution's Religious Affiliation
United Methodist
Admission Interviews
Program conducts interviews as part of the admissions process?
Additional information about interviews

After the application deadline, top ranked applicants will be invited for an interview.

Interviews are conducted in person on campus at UIndy. Remote video conference technology can be pre-arranged for applicants with health or travel restrictions.

Is a Deposit Required for Accepted Applicants?
Total cumulative deposit
Additional Information about Deposit
Students are required to submit the $500 deposit within the stated deadline. 

Note: Some awards may also be contingent on submitting the deposit by the stated deadline(s).
Deposit Refundable?
Deposits collected on a rolling basis after offer of admission made?
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Minority-Serving Institution (MSI) Status
Program housed at a Minority-Serving Institution No